Translation of "abstract" - English-German dictionary


adjective /ˈӕbstrӕkt/

(of a noun) referring to something which exists as an idea and which is not physically real

Truth, poverty and bravery are abstract nouns.

(of painting, sculpture etc) concerned with colour, shape, texture etc rather than showing things as they really appear

an abstract painting.

(Translation of “abstract” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)