brutalism

noun bru·tal·ism \ˈbrütəlˌizəm, -ütəl-\

Definition of brutalism

plural

-s

  1. :  a style in art and especially architecture using exaggeration and distortion to create its effect (as of massiveness or power)

brutalist

\-ələ̇st\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of brutalism

brutal + -ism


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