nonrepresentational

adjective non·rep·re·sen·ta·tion·al \ ˌnän-ˌre-pri-ˌzen-ˈtā-shnəl , -zən- , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of nonrepresentational

:nonobjective 2
  • a nonrepresentational sculpture

nonrepresentationalism

play \ˌnän-ˌre-pri-ˌzen-ˈtā-shnə-ˌli-zəm, -shə-nᵊl-ˌi-zəm\ noun

Examples of nonrepresentational in a Sentence

  1. nonrepresentational photographs that are really about the play of light on rapidly moving objects

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First Known Use of nonrepresentational

1923


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