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Meaning of “work of art” - Learner’s Dictionary

work of art

noun [C]     ( plural works of art)
a very beautiful and important painting, drawing, etc: They stole several valuable works of art.Art and culture
be a work of art
to be something that is beautiful or needed a lot of skill to create: Have you seen the wedding cake? It's a work of art.Art and culture
Translations of “work of art”
in Korean 예술품…
in Arabic عَمَل فَنّي…
in Portuguese obra de arte…
in Catalan obra d’art…
in Japanese 芸術品…
in Italian opera d’arte…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藝術品(尤指繪畫、雕塑等)…
in Russian произведение искусства…
in Turkish başyapıt, şaheser…
in Chinese (Simplified) 艺术品(尤指绘画、雕塑等)…
in Polish dzieło sztuki…
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