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"arty" in British English

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artyadjective

uk   /ˈɑː.ti/  us   /ˈɑːr.t̬i/ informal usually disapproving (US also artsy)
being or ​wishing to ​seem very ​interested in everything ​connected with ​art and ​artists: She ​hangs out with a lot of arty ​types.
(Definition of arty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"arty" in American English

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artyadjective

 us   /ˈɑr·t̬i/ (also artsy,  /ˈɑrt·si/ ) disapproving infml
trying to be like ​artists or ​dress and ​live in the ​styletypical of ​artists, esp. while ​lacking any ​realunderstanding of ​art or the ​work of ​artists: an arty ​crowd
(Definition of arty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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