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Set aside time for a project that really matters to you, whether it's learning an artistic skill or getting fit. The Sun (2017)He combines a flair for the artistic and literary with an intense desire to be understood. Christianity Today (2000)This battle for artistic freedom was almost as dramatic as her dancing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The bottom line is that record companies care only about profits not artistic freedom or social responsibility. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)The gongs reward artistic skill and imagination. The Sun (2011)The artistic freedom she now enjoys was not easily won. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Perhaps this liberation from constraint does result in a fresh surge of artistic freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It certainly is not about artistic freedom. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)How can an artistic paean to freedom provide succour to those who suppress freedom? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Film studios competed for his services with offers of artistic freedom and unlimited cash. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But my father yearned for more artistic freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Yet it also brings artistic freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Another exhibition blending architectural skills with artistic flair, and another intriguing prospect for this subterranean space. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She harnesses the artistic skills of bees by inserting human objects into the nest so that the bees build honeycomb on and around them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I originally wanted to be an architect as it required both artistic and mathematical skills. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can log on to learn a language, brush up on your artistic skills or to simply get creative with cooking. The Sun (2011)His brother was the athletic, popular one; he was sensitive and artistic. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Not many people can beat my artistic skills on Draw Something. The Sun (2012)There is an artistic and literary set, some of whom have swapped city life for part-time commuting. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The younger one is more sensitive and artistic, happy cutting out pictures from fashion magazines and calling himself Cheryl. The Sun (2010)The recent financial crash has shaken things up, and we are moving into a different epoch, which will have new artistic heroes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)YOU might know that Cancer is sensitive and artistic - but what about grumpy and devious? The Sun (2016)
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British English: artistic /ɑːˈtɪstɪk/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is artistic is good at drawing or painting, or arranging things in a beautiful way.
They encourage boys to be sensitive and artistic.
- American English: artistic
- Arabic: فَنِّيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: artístico
- Chinese: 艺术的
- Croatian: umjetnički
- Czech: umělecký
- Danish: kunstnerisk
- Dutch: artistiek
- European Spanish: artístico
- Finnish: taiteellinen
- French: artistique
- German: künstlerisch
- Greek: καλλιτεχνικός
- Italian: artistico
- Japanese: 芸術的な
- Korean: 예술적인
- Norwegian: kunstnerisk
- Polish: artystyczny
- European Portuguese: artístico
- Romanian: artistic
- Russian: художественный
- Spanish: artístico
- Swedish: artistisk
- Thai: เกี่ยวกับศิลปะ
- Turkish: sanatsal
- Ukrainian: мистецький
- Vietnamese: có tính nghệ thuật
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