What is another word for work of art?

Pronunciation: [wˈɜːk ɒv ˈɑːt] (IPA)

The term "work of art" is often used to describe a piece of artwork that has high aesthetic value. However, there are many synonyms for this term that can be used to describe different types of artistic creations. One synonym is masterpiece, which usually refers to a singular piece of artwork that is considered to be a crowning achievement of a particular artist. Another synonym for "work of art" is magnum opus, which translates to "great work" in Latin. This term is often used to describe a significant and influential piece of work. Other synonyms for "work of art" include opus, oeuvre, creation, and masterpiece. Each of these terms has a slightly different connotation, but all refer to something that is considered to be exceptional, unique and valuable.

What are the hypernyms for Work of art?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Work of art?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for work of art (as nouns)

Famous quotes with Work of art

  • Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
    Theodor Adorno
  • Never judge a work of art by its defects.
    Washington Allston
  • Every great work of art has two faces, one toward its own time and one toward the future, toward eternity.
    Daniel Barenboim
  • A rose is the visible result of an infinitude of complicated goings on in the bosom of the earth and in the air above, and similarly a work of art is the product of strange activities in the human mind.
    Clive Bell
  • There must be some one quality without which a work of art cannot exist; possessing which, in the least degree, no work is altogether worthless.
    Clive Bell

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