multisensory

adjective

mul·​ti·​sen·​so·​ry ˌməl-tē-ˈsen(t)-sə-rē How to pronounce multisensory (audio)
-ˈsen(t)s-rē
: relating to or involving several physiological senses
multisensory experiences

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web An orchestra at full churn is loud, producing wave on wave swirling off the walls and juddering through the body, making the act of listening a multisensory experience. Justin Davidson, Vulture, 8 Oct. 2022 The multisensory experience, which combines projections, sound and lights to transform the garden into a cosmic wonderland, is running through Jan. 29. Los Angeles Times, 15 Dec. 2022 The exhibitions use state of the art audio-visual equipment to turn artworks into a multisensory experience with music and animations. CNN, 11 Nov. 2022 The cemetery, which ordinarily closes at 5 p.m., will be illuminated by an array of interactive light and sound installations created by artists at MASARY Studios, an artist collective that focuses on making multisensory and interactive art pieces. Maya Homan, BostonGlobe.com, 11 Nov. 2022 The dishes celebrate the flavors and history of Italy, accented with the multisensory creativity of Japanese cuisine and elements and techniques of Korean fine dining. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, 18 Nov. 2022 The route includes Hazel Dell, Bigelow Chapel, and Asa Gray Garden, each of which will feature unique, multisensory installations for visitors to peruse. Maya Homan, BostonGlobe.com, 11 Nov. 2022 The exhibit featured portable tiny houses, a holistic museum dedicated to multisensory artwork, and a loft showcasing the history of textiles, fabrics, and ropes. Medgina Saint-elien, House Beautiful, 5 Oct. 2022 Gold Sky specializes in producing award-winning, multisensory experience designs for brands and studios nationwide — and forward-thinking corporate clients. Kc Orcutt, Variety, 26 Sep. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of multisensory was in 1912

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Cite this Entry

“Multisensory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multisensory. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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