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naturalistic

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adjective nat·u·ral·is·tic \ˌna-chə-rə-ˈlis-tik, ˌnach-rə-\

Simple Definition of naturalistic

  • : looking like what appears in nature : not looking artificial or man-made

  • : using naturalism in art or literature : showing people or things as they really are

Full Definition of naturalistic

  1. :  of, characterized by, or according with naturalism

nat·u·ral·is·ti·cal·ly play \ˌna-chə-rə-ˈlis-ti-k(ə-)lē, ˌnach-rə-\ adverb

Examples of naturalistic

  1. The zoo strives to create naturalistic settings for the animals.

  2. <the movie's volcanic eruption is so naturalistic that it's easy to forget that it all came out of a computer>



1838

First Known Use of naturalistic

1838

Variants of naturalistic

also nat·u·ral·ist play \ˈna-chə-rə-list, ˈnach-rə-\


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