objet d'art

[awb-zhe dar]
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noun, plural ob·jets d'art [awb-zhe dar] /ɔb ʒɛ ˈdar/. French.
  1. an object of artistic worth or curiosity, especially a small object.
Also called ob·jet.
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Related Words for objet d'art

bibelot, curio, knickknack, bric-a-brac, composition, design, piece, study

British Dictionary definitions for objet d'art

objet d'art

noun plural objets d'art (ɔbʒɛ dar)
  1. a small object considered to be of artistic worth

Word Origin for objet d'art

literally: object of art
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