[ad_1] adjective, art·i·er, art·i·est. Informal.
  1. characterized by a showy, pretentious, and often spurious display of artistic interest, manner, or mannerism.

adjective artier or artiest

  1. informal having an ostentatious or affected interest in or desire to imitate artists or artistic standards

1901, “having artistic pretentions,” from art (n.) + -y (2); cf. artsy.

51 queries 0.532