objet d'art

noun ob·jet d'art \ ˌȯb-ˌzhā-ˈdär \

Definition of objet d'art

plural objets d'art play \ˌȯb-ˌzhā-ˈdär\
1 :an article of some artistic value
2 :curio called also objet

Examples of objet d'art in a Sentence

  1. The house is decorated with objets d'art from around the world.

  2. the museum's collection is strongest in objets d'art from the South Pacific

Origin and Etymology of objet d'art

French, literally, art object


OBJET D'ART Defined for English Language Learners

objet d'art

noun

Definition of objet d'art for English Language Learners

  • : a small object that is valued because it is beautiful or interesting : an object that has artistic value



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