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artist

noun [C] uk   /ˈɑː.tɪst/  us   /ˈɑːr.t̬ɪst/
A2 someone who paints, draws, or makes sculptures: Monet is one of my favourite artists. someone who creates things with great skill and imagination: He described her as one of the greatest film artists of the 20th century.
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in Arabic فَنّان…
in Korean 예술가…
in Malaysian pelukis, artis…
in French artiste…
in Turkish ressam…
in Italian artista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藝術家, 美術家, 畫家…
in Russian художник…
in Polish artyst-a/ka…
in Vietnamese hoạ sĩ, nghệ sĩ…
in Spanish artista…
in Portuguese artista…
in Thai ศิลปิน, นักแสดง, นักร้อง…
in German der/die Künstler(in)…
in Catalan artista…
in Japanese 芸術家, 画家…
in Indonesian seniman, artis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 艺术家, 美术家, 画家…
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