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Meaning of ARTISTRY

Pronunciation:  '├órtistree

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation; "the art of conversation"; "it's quite an art"

ARTISTRY is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: art, prowess
 See Also: airmanship, aviation, enology, falconry, fortification, homiletics, horology, minstrelsy, musicianship, oenology, puppetry, superior skill, taxidermy, ventriloquism, ventriloquy



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Art"ist*ry\, n.
1. Works of art collectively.

2. Artistic effect or quality. --Southey.

3. Artistic pursuits; artistic ability. --The Academy.

Thesaurus Terms
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