Definition of inartistic in English:


Line breaks: in|art¦is¦tic
Pronunciation: /ɪnɑːˈtɪstɪk


  • Having or showing a lack of skill or talent in art: amplification is not necessarily a bad or inartistic phenomenon Euripides could only produce work that was thoroughly inartistic itself
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    • Apart from the occasional strimming and on some of the roundabouts, an economical and inartistic planting of annuals, no signs of care are evident.
    • These are not illegitimate pressures, even if they may seem inartistic, in a business that has never offered itself as simply an art.
    • As the era's most vocal horticulturist, Robinson decried one of the favourite tricks of architects, the clipping and aligning of trees, as ‘barbarous, needless, and inartistic.’



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  • Of course, social insight, or alleged social insight, can be used inartistically.
  • Aristotle observes (XXV, 5) that "not to know that a hind has no horns is a less serious matter than to paint it inartistically."
  • However, the mere fact that a message is inartistically worded and subject to different interpretations will not suffice to establish such misrepresentation as would lead us to set the election aside.

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