artwork

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noun art·work \ˈärt-ˌwərk\

Definition of artwork

  1. 1 a :  an artistic production <an 8-foot metal artwork> b :  artistic work <artwork being sold on the sidewalk>

  2. 2 a :  art 6 b :  material (as a drawing or photograph) prepared for reproduction in printed matter

Examples of artwork in a sentence

  1. A local painter was selling her artwork on the street.

  2. The walls of the restaurant are decorated in original artwork.

  3. Some of the children's artwork was hanging on the refrigerator.

  4. The museum recently recovered two stolen artworks.

1877

First Known Use of artwork

1877


ARTWORK Defined for English Language Learners

artwork

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noun art·work \ˈärt-ˌwərk\

Definition of artwork for English Language Learners

  • : a painting, sculpture, photograph, etc., that is created to be beautiful or to express an important idea or feeling : an artistic work

  • : drawings, photographs, etc., that are included in books, magazines, and other printed materials


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