Definition of 'painterly'
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The one outstanding quality is a painterly use of light. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Her approach was more painterly, mine more narrative. Times, Sunday Times (2007)All of them seem to have been through a battle to find the best painterly approach with which to suggest their bigger meanings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The city is awash with stunning architecture, museums and art galleries and has a painterly quality that takes your breath away. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We see ageing, sympathetic human flesh and marvellous, unbelievable painterly skill both at once. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The 29-year-old has an almost painterly approach to fashion and colour; she is her own canvas. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. painterly is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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