artistry


artistry
Synonyms and related words:
ability, address, adeptness, adroitness, airmanship, art, artfulness, artisanship, artistic skill, arty-craftiness, authorcraft, authorship, automatic writing, bravura, brilliance, cacoethes scribendi, capability, capacity, cleverness, command, competence, composition, control, coordination, craft, craftsmanship, creative writing, cunning, deftness, dexterity, dexterousness, dextrousness, diplomacy, drama-writing, editorial-writing, efficiency, essay-writing, expertise, expository writing, facility, facility in writing, feature-writing, finesse, flair, grace, graphomania, graphorrhea, graphospasm, grip, handiness, horsemanship, inditement, ingeniousness, ingenuity, journalism, know-how, libretto-writing, literary artistry, literary composition, literary power, literary production, literary talent, marksmanship, mastership, mastery, novel-writing, pen, pencraft, playwriting, practical ability, proficiency, prowess, quickness, readiness, ready pen, resource, resourcefulness, rewriting, savoir-faire, savvy, seamanship, short-story writing, skill, skill with words, skillfulness, style, tact, tactfulness, talent, technical brilliance, technical mastery, technical skill, technical writing, technique, timing, verse-writing, virtu, virtuosity, wit, wizardry, workmanship, writing

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Artistry — Art ist*ry, n. 1. Works of art collectively. [1913 Webster] 2. Artistic effect or quality. Southey. [1913 Webster] 3. Artistic pursuits; artistic ability. The Academy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • artistry — index skill, specialty (special aptitude), style Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • artistry — (n.) artistic ability, 1837, from ARTIST (Cf. artist) + RY (Cf. ry); as chemistry from chemist, etc …   Etymology dictionary

  • artistry — [n] great skill in creative endeavors ability, accomplishment, artfulness, brilliance, craftship, creativity, finesse, flair, genius, mastery, proficiency, style, talent, taste, touch, virtuosity, workmanship; concepts 630,655 Ant. inability,… …   New thesaurus

  • artistry — [ärt′is trē] n. artistic quality, ability, or work …   English World dictionary

  • artistry — [[t]ɑ͟ː(r)tɪstri[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: oft with poss Artistry is the creative skill of an artist, writer, actor, or musician. ...his artistry as a cellist. ...portrait sculptors of considerable skill and artistry. 2) N UNCOUNT You can use artistry… …   English dictionary

  • artistry — noun Date: 1868 1. artistic quality of effect or workmanship < the artistry of his novel > 2. artistic ability < the artistry of the violinist > < a lawyer s artistry in persuading juries > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • artistry — n. brilliant artistry * * * [ ɑːtɪstrɪ] brilliant artistry …   Combinatory dictionary

  • artistry — art|ist|ry [ artıstri ] noun uncount 1. ) the skill and imagination typical of an artist, writer, musician, or actor: the artistry of Hooker and his band 2. ) great skill in a sport or profession: his artistry in the game of soccer …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • artistry — UK [ˈɑː(r)tɪstrɪ] / US [ˈɑrtɪstrɪ] noun [uncountable] 1) the skill and imagination typical of an artist, writer, musician, or actor the artistry of Hooker and his band 2) great skill in a sport or profession his artistry in the game of football …   English dictionary


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