art moderne

noun, often capitalized A&M
art mo·​derne | \ ˌär(t)-mō-ˈdern How to pronounce art moderne (audio) \

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First Known Use of art moderne

1925, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for art moderne

borrowed from French, literally, "modern art"

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“Art moderne.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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