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im·pres·sion·ist

 (ĭm-prĕsh′ə-nĭst)
n.
1. An artist, composer, or writer who practices or upholds the theories of impressionism.
2. An entertainer who does impressions.
adj.
Of, relating to, or practicing impressionism, especially in painting; impressionistic.

impressionist

(ɪmˈprɛʃənɪst)
n
1. (Art Movements) (usually capital) any of the French painters of the late 19th century who were exponents of impressionism
2. (Art Movements) (sometimes capital) any artist, composer, or writer who uses impressionism
3. an entertainer who impersonates famous people
adj
(Art Movements) (often capital) denoting, of, or relating to impressionism or the exponents of this style
imˌpressionˈistic adj

im•pres•sion•ist

(ɪmˈprɛʃ ə nɪst)

n.
1. a painter, composer, or writer practicing impressionism.
2. an entertainer who does impressions.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to artistic impressionism.
[1875–80; < French]
im•pres`sion•is′tic, adj.
im•pres`sion•is′ti•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.impressionist - a painter who follows the theories of Impressionismimpressionist - a painter who follows the theories of Impressionism
painter - an artist who paints
Adj.1.impressionist - relating to or characteristic of Impressionism; "impressionist music"
Translations

impressionist

[ɪmˈpreʃənɪst]
A. ADJimpresionista
B. N
1. (Art) → impresionista mf
2. (Theat) → imitador(a) m/f

Impressionist

impressionist [ɪmˈprɛʃənɪst]
nimpressionniste mf
adj [painting] → impressionniste

impressionist

[ɪmˈprɛʃənɪst] n (= entertainer) → imitateur/trice m/f

impressionist

nImpressionist(in) m(f)

impressionist

[ɪmˈprɛʃənɪst] adj & n (Art) → impressionista (m/f); (mimic) → imitatore/trice
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To look at his pictures you would have thought that Monet, Manet, and the rest of the Impressionists had never been.
Caillebotte's collection had lately been placed on view, and the student for the first time had the opportunity to examine at his ease the works of the impressionists.
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Monet's work is the recurring theme throughout the exhibition, Kraemer said, adding that the intention was to show how the Impressionists managed to break up the images and cause them to dematerialize.
The Parisian art dealer Paul Durand-Ruel played an instrumental role in the rise of the Impressionists, backing these strikingly modern artists and building up a market for their work.
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