artistry

noun art·ist·ry \ ˈär-tə-strē \
Updated on: 20 Nov 2017

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 in a Sentence

  1. We admired the singer's artistry.

  2. the artistry of her novel

Recent Examples of artistry from the Web

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First Known Use of artistry

1765


ARTISTRY Defined for English Language Learners

artistry

noun

Definition of artistry for English Language Learners

  • : artistic ability or skill

  • : a quality that results from artistic ability or skill



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