Definition of collage
- cut pictures from magazines to make a collage
- the album is a collage of several musical styles
- an artist known for her use of collage
- a collage of ideas
We made collages in art class.
an artist known for her use of collage
The album is a collage of several musical styles.
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First Known Use: 1919See Words from the same year
agglomerate, agglomeration, assortment, clutter, grab bag, hash, hodgepodge, hotchpotch, jumble, litter, medley, mélange, miscellany, mishmash, mixed bag, motley, muddle, olio, olla podrida, omnium-gatherum, patchwork, potpourri, ragbag, rummage, salmagundi, scramble, shuffle, smorgasbord, tumble, variety, welter;
: a work of art that is made by attaching pieces of different materials (such as paper, cloth, or wood) to a flat surface
: the art or method of making collages
: a collection of different things
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