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adjective as in mannered


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Terry WardThe small town of Sisters often gets relegated to the backseat when it’s compared to adventure-mecca Bend, but the artsy community shouldn’t be overlooked as a nature-lover’s paradise, especially in fall.

For those visiting from the quaint, artsy town of Haines, the Aspen Suites Hotel is a wonderful home base.

Camp in the park for unspoiled night skies or book a room in the nearby artsy town of Ajo.

It, too, was made into a movie, starring David Bowie, whom Tevis thought perfectly cast, though he found the film itself overly artsy and confusing.

Whoever gets the best photo, whether it’s a profile shot or an artsy silhouette of your client, wins.

They are unapologetically uncool, the men in white nylon jumpsuits and the women in “artsy” drop earrings.

I hang out with artsy theater people, with angry political activists, and with nerds of all stripes.

I was making a bunch of short films in high school and was kind of artsy, so I always knew I wanted to go to art school.

[Tatum laughs] Like I found the three other artsy goth kids at Boulder and hung out with them.

But even at Boulder I found the artsy kids and hung out with them.

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On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to artsy, such as: pretentious, self-conscious, stilted, airish, apish, and artificial.

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