from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to artists or the fine arts.
  • adjective Showily or affectedly artistic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective showily imitative of art or artists.

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  • adjective Pretending to artistic worth; high-flown.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective showily imitative of art or artists


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