- ar|tis|tic [ ar`tıstık ] adjective **1. ) relating to any form of art, including painting, music, literature, acting, and dancing:cultural and artistic activitiesa dazzling display of artistic talenta director's high artistic standardsa ) sensitive to art and beauty, and able to enjoy it:an artistic temperamentan artistic eye2. ) relating to drawing, painting, etc.:She has considerable artistic ability.a ) skillful at drawing, painting, etc.:You don't need to be very artistic to produce great designs.b ) painted, arranged, or done in a way that shows skill and imagination and looks beautiful:an artistic floral display╾ ar|tis|ti|cal|ly [ ar`tıstıkli ] adverb
Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.