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artist

noun
     
artist
Related topics: Arts, Visual
art‧ist S3 W2 [countable]
1AV someone who produces art, especially paintings or drawings:
an exhibition of paintings by local artists

➔ make-up artist

at make-up (1)
2 a professional performer, especially a singer, dancer, or actor:
Many of the artists in the show donated their fee to charity.
3 informal someone who is extremely good at something:
He's an artist in the kitchen.
con artist

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