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avant-gardeadjective

uk   /ˌæv.ɑ̃ːˈɡɑːd/  us   /ˌæv.ɑ̃ːˈɡɑːrd/
(Definition of avant-garde from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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avant-gardenoun [U]

 us   /ˌɑvˌɑntˈɡɑrd, ˌævˌɔ̃ˈɡɑrd/
the artists, writers, and musicians whose ideas, styles, and methods are highly original or modern in the period in which they live
avant-garde
adjective  us   /ˌɑvˌɑntˈɡɑrd, ˌævˌɔ̃ˈɡɑrd/
avant-garde art
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Translations of “avant-garde”
in Spanish vanguardista, de vanguardia, Vanguardista…
in Vietnamese đi tiên phong…
in Malaysian avant-garde…
in Thai ล้ำยุค…
in Chinese (Simplified) 前卫的, 先锋派的…
in Turkish yeni ve alışık olunmayan tarz, avangard, öncü…
in Russian авангардистский…
in Indonesian perintis…
in Chinese (Traditional) 前衛的, 先鋒派的…
in Polish awangardowy…
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