artistic

[ ahr-tis-tik ]
/ ɑrˈtɪs tɪk /

adjective

Also ar·tis·ti·cal.

Origin of artistic

First recorded in 1745–55; artist + -ic
Related forms
Can be confusedartistic autistic
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British Dictionary definitions for artistically

artistic

/ (ɑːˈtɪstɪk) /

adjective

of or characteristic of art or artists
performed, made, or arranged decoratively and tastefully; aesthetically pleasing
appreciative of and sensitive to beauty in art
naturally gifted with creative skill
Derived Formsartistically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for artistically

artistic


adj.

1753, from French artistique, from artiste (see artist). Native artist-like was recorded from 1711; artistly from 1754; artistical from 1801. Related: Artistically.

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