artistry


art·ist·ry

noun \ˈär-tə-strē\

: artistic ability or skill

: a quality that results from artistic ability or skill

Full Definition of ARTISTRY

1
:  artistic quality of effect or workmanship <the artistry of his novel>
2
:  artistic ability <the artistry of the violinist> <a lawyer's artistry in persuading juries>

Examples of ARTISTRY

  1. We admired the singer's artistry.
  2. the artistry of her novel

First Known Use of ARTISTRY

1868

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