Definition of "artistic" [ar•tis•tic]

  • Of or relating to art or artists: the artistic community. (adjective)
  • Sensitive to or appreciative of art or beauty: an artistic temperament. (adjective)
  • Showing imagination and skill: an artistic design. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "artistic" in a sentence
  • "I was too young to know the term artistic license, but I understood the concept."
  • "No, because there is no fixed definition for the term artistic or creative?"
  • "Only once you have carried out what I call an artistic marketing evaluation I don't mean the design, looking at the web site through the eyes of the customer, and done all you could to improve the value to that customer, should you attempt to use SEO tools to polish the site's technical aspects."