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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Written and regarded for aesthetic value rather than content.

Usage examples (25)
  • “The culture has become very journalistic, as opposed to one that was belletristic,” she said.
  • The belletristic form to which The Spectator belongs is integral to implementing this future for philosophy.
  • If by poetry one means belletristic poetry it is clear that the world production will continue to grow excessively.
  • Her belletristic analysis of bin Laden as "the American president's dark doppelganger" crosses over into Sillyville. for more
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