modernism Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “modernism” in the English Dictionary

"modernism" in British English

See all translations

modernismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈmɒd.ən.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈmɑː.dɚ.nɪ-/
modernthinking or ​methods: Modernism ​seeks to ​find new ​forms of ​expression and ​rejectstraditional or ​acceptedideas. specialized art, architecture, literature the ​ideas and ​methods of ​modernart, ​especially from the 1920s until now
(Definition of modernism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of modernism?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day