Definition of still life
1 : a picture consisting predominantly of inanimate objects
2 : the category of graphic arts concerned with inanimate subject matter
Examples of still life in a sentence
an exhibit of still lifes
She prefers portraiture to still life.
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STILL LIFE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of still life for English Language Learners
: a painting, drawing, etc., of a carefully arranged group of objects (such as flowers and fruit); also : the art or activity of making still lifes
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