Examples of avant in a Sentence
readers of this very avant novel should not expect to find much in the way of traditional narrative structure
Recent Examples of avant from the Web
Lesser known is that Kusama, who was part of New York’s avant-garde art scene in the 1960s, used her psychedelic Infinity Mirror Rooms as performance spaces.
But many Trump supporters, less favorably inclined, responded by calling the store and sharing fashion criticism of MAC’s often avant-garde offerings.
Calder and his wife Louisa bought the sagging farmhouse for $3,500 in 1933, in a part of Connecticut fast becoming a mecca for the avant-garde
Takumi Ogata, a master’s student in Georgia Tech’s music and technology program, produced music on an avant-garde instrument of his own design, called Rib Cage.
While many of his contemporaries were trying out modern trends – avant-garde, confessional, or self-dramatization, Wilbur resisted.
Willis was intrigued by weird work, the experimental, the avant-garde.
Some of the best in their field, and known for thinking outside the box, the contestants put their advanced skills to work on concoctions composed of avant-garde ingredients (wildflower cashew milk?
In 2015, her shimmering breakout album, Euclid, caught the attention of avant-garde and electro-pop fans alike.
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Origin and Etymology of avant
First Known Use: 1965See Words from the same year
Synonymsadvanced, avant-garde, cutting-edge, progressive, state-of-the-art
Related Wordspioneering, revolutionary, trailblazing; alternative, antiestablishment, nontraditional, unconventional, underground; bizarre, far-out, outré, way-out; fresh, new, novel, original; strange, unaccustomed, unfamiliar, unheard-of, unknown, unprecedented; contemporary, current, hot, mod, modern, modernistic, newfangled, new-fashioned, present-day, red-hot, space-age, ultramodern, up-to-date
Near Antonymsconventional, customary, established, orthodox, traditional
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