adv. pretentiously artistic

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • artily — adverb see arty I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • artily — See arty. * * * …   Universalium

  • artily — art·i·ly …   English syllables

  • artily — ˈärd.]əlē, ˈȧd.], t], ]ə̇lē, li adverb Etymology: arty + ly : in an arty manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • arty — artily, adv. artiness, n. /ahr tee/, adj., artier, artiest. Informal. characterized by a showy, pretentious, and often spurious display of artistic interest, manner, or mannerism. Also, artsy. [1900 05; ART1 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • arty — I. adjective (artier; est) Date: 1901 showily or pretentiously artistic < arty lighting and photography > • artily adverb • artiness noun II. abbreviation artillery …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • artiness — See artily. * * * …   Universalium

  • arty — (chiefly N. Amer. also artsy) adjective (artier, artiest) informal artistic or interested in the arts, especially in a pretentious or affected way. Derivatives artily adverb artiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

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