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artist

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːrtəst; ˈɑːtɪst/

Translation of artist in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (writer, musician, painter, sculptor) artista (masculine and feminine) sidewalk o (British English/inglés británico) pavement artist pintor callejero, (masculine, feminine) 1.2 [Music/Música] (performer) intérprete (masculine and feminine); [Theater/Teatro] actor, (masculine, feminine), artista (masculine and feminine) vaudeville o (British English/inglés británico) variety artist artista de variedades or revista
    Example sentences
    • Creative artists, screenwriters and filmmakers will need time to figure it out too.
    • Also, they all work in creative fields - artists, musicians, writers, architectural photographers, cartoonists.
    • The WSF was in some ways like a circus - a huge performing act with many artists, acrobats, entertainers.

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