Pronunciation of Art
/ˈɑːt/, /ˈɑːt/, /ˈɑː_t/

Synonyms for art:

Sense 1

chef-d'oeuvre, painting, pottery, lithography, performance art, ceramics, graphic design, textile, oeuvre, writing, slyness, adeptness, expertise, period piece, ikebana, flower arranging, masterwork, back catalog, op art, art form, kinetic art, printmaking, objet d'art, macrame, lit, screenprinting, expertness, work of art, brass rubbing, plastic arts, origami, opera, pix, sculpture, statuary, the performing arts, belles lettres, batik, visual arts, taxidermy, magnum opus, carving, drawing, masterpiece.

Sense 2

saddlery, upholstery, know-how, linocut, tanning, literature, silk-screen, montage, feature, arts and crafts, proficiency, career, piece, life drawing, imagery, collage, foreground, composition, assemblage, culture, engraving, oil painting, song, illumination, coloring, woodcarving.

Sense 3

canvas, soul, execution, study, canon, creation, opus, OP, music, grotesque, knack, image, technique, illustration.

Sense 4

pursuit, background, ability.

Sense 5

work, racket.

Sense 6


Sense 18




liberal arts




nontextual matter

Nontextual Matter.





Other synonyms and related words:

blind, culture, composition, vocation, work, opera, job, collage, device, writing, career, image, maneuver, employment, trade, canvas, artistry, ceramics, barter, saddlery, profession, off-broadway, dodge, piece, artistic production, illustration, illumination, picture, ability, slyness, objet d'art, literature, pottery, artwork, machination, taxidermy, tanning, statue, cheat, occupation, know-how, racket, knack, creation, fraud, op art, expertness, batik, soul, technique, adroitness, carving, oeuvre, business, prowess, foreground, artifice, masterpiece, handcraft, adeptness, montage, craft, stratagem, textile, calling, wile, music, artistic creation, handicraft, drawing, trick, skillfulness, invention, masterfulness, background, traffic, canon, engraving, contrivance, sculpture, masterwork, grotesque, upholstery, imposture, kinetic art, song, graphics, statuary, execution, ruse, subterfuge, editor, duty, study, Nontextual Matter, portraiture, imagery, work of art, assemblage, pursuit, humanities, hobby, proficiency, line, coloring, painting, fine art, expertise, commerce.

Sense 1 (noun)

adroitness, trade, technique, knack, expertise.

Sense 2 (noun)

painting, illustration, drawing.

Sense 3 (noun)

carving, coloring, ceramics, arts and crafts, sculpture, brass rubbing, belles lettres, music, literature, art form, masterpiece, statue, creation, batik, collage, picture.

Sense 5 (noun)

calling, employment, profession, job, line, racket, work, pursuit, occupation, career, business, vocation.

Sense 6 (noun)

ability, proficiency, know-how, expertness, adeptness.

Sense 7 (noun)


art (noun)

artistic creation, artistry, graphics, artwork, Nontextual Matter, fine art, prowess, artistic production.

artifact (noun)

fine art.

creation meant to communicate or appeal to senses or mind (noun)

painting, illustration, carving.

cunning (noun)

sharpness, astuteness, slickness, guile, ingenuity, deviousness, Canniness, artifice, cunning, slipperiness, quickness, snakiness, deftness, wiliness, shrewdness, foxiness, slyness, trickiness, wariness, sly, mastery, smoothness, ingeniousness, facility, finesse, artfulness, craftiness, subtlety, skill, cleverness, wit.

drama (noun)

characterization, choreography, scene, broadway, panorama, pantomime, vaudeville, melodrama, improvisation, rendering, production, show, spectacle, excitement, burlesque, skit, mime, drama, pageant, teleplay, theater, comedy, ballet, improvisational drama, mystery, variety, suspense, tragedy, presentation.

knowledge (noun)


method (noun)


representation (noun)


skill, creativity (noun)

artistry, mastery, knack, adroitness, ingenuity, facility, expertise, craft, profession, trade, know-how.

Usage examples for art:

  • Art thou among the living? - "Anna St. Ives", Thomas Holcroft.
  • Why art thou anxious about other things than Him? - "On Prayer and The Contemplative Life", St. Thomas Aquinas.
  • Wilfred, art thou here? - "The Rival Heirs being the Third and Last Chronicle of Aescendune", A. D. Crake.

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