[ yoo-guhnt-shteel ]
/ ˈyu gəntˌʃtil /
noun (sometimes lowercase)
art nouveau as practiced in German-speaking countries.
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Origin of Jugendstil
1925–30; <German, equivalent to Jugend youth + Stil style
Words nearby Jugendstil
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Example sentences from the Web for Jugendstil
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British Dictionary definitions for Jugendstil
/ German (ˈjuːɡəntʃtiːl) /
another name for Art Nouveau
Word Origin for Jugendstil
from Jugend literally: youth, name of illustrated periodical that first appeared in 1896, + Stil style
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