- A professional entertainer, especially a singer or dancer: cabaret artistesMore example sentences
- The competition is intended for upcoming artistes and not for professionals.
- The music was recorded specially for this program by a team of senior artistes in a professional studio.
- To add to the festive occasion, there was a magic show and a puppet show by artistes who had come all the way from Tilonia.
early 19th century: from French (see artist).