plastic art


an art, as sculpture, in which forms are carved or modeled.
an art, as painting or sculpture, in which forms are rendered in or as if in three dimensions.

Nearby words

  1. plastered,
  2. plasterer,
  3. plastering,
  4. plasterwork,
  5. plastic,
  6. plastic bomb,
  7. plastic bullet,
  8. plastic explosive,
  9. plastic flow,
  10. plastic foam

Origin of plastic art

First recorded in 1630–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019