[bo-choh-nee; Italian bawt-chaw-nee] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for boccioni

Historical Examples of boccioni

  • Thus, on the death of Boccioni, the first generation of Futuristic writers reformed or disappeared.

    Idling in Italy

    Joseph Collins

  • The work of Boccioni and Carrà has assumed a wholly abstract appearance, and is much more interesting than formerly.

  • Boccioni satisfies the test in his sculpture, and therefore we must praise him, whether we like his methods or not.

British Dictionary definitions for boccioni


  1. Umberto (umˈberto). 1882–1916, Italian painter and sculptor: principal theorist of the futurist movement
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