vorticism

noun, often capitalized vor·ti·cism \ ˈvȯr-tə-ˌsi-zəm \

Definition of vorticism

: an English abstract art movement from about 1912–15 embracing cubist and futurist concepts

vorticist

play \ˈvȯr-tə-sist\ noun or adjective, often capitalized

Origin and Etymology of vorticism

Latin vortic-, vortex


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