stylistic

adjective sty·lis·tic \ stī-ˈli-stik \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of stylistic

: of or relating especially to literary or artistic style

stylistically

play \stī-ˈli-sti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of stylistic in a Sentence

  1. There are a number of stylistic changes in the new car.

  2. stylistic differences among various writers

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First Known Use of stylistic

1860

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Definition of stylistic for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to style



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