Daedalid

[ ded-l-id or, especially British, deed-l-id ]
/ ˈdɛd l ɪd or, especially British, ˈdid l ɪd /

adjective

pertaining to or designating a style of vase painting developed in Attica from the middle to the end of the 7th century b.c., characterized chiefly by the use of the black-figure style in painting and a narrative treatment of subject matter.
pertaining to or designating a style of terra-cotta sculpture developed in Greece during the 7th century b.c.

QUIZZES

FOR LEXICAL ALIMENTATION, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Nourish your vocabulary with a refresher on the words from the week of September 14–20, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “blatherskite” mean?

Origin of Daedalid

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020