the arts

Definition of the arts

:painting, sculpture, music, theater, literature, etc., considered as a group of activities done by people with skill and imagination
  • She's a patron of the arts.
  • He wants the government to increase its funding for the arts.

Word by Word Definitions

-ard arts
  1. : one that is characterized by performing some action, possessing some quality, or being associated with some thing especially conspicuously or excessively


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