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belles-lettres

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  • as inliterature
  • as inwriting
  • as inhumanities
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Synonyms for belles-lettres

noun written matter, both fictional and nonfictional
  • article
  • biography
  • brochure
  • composition
  • drama
  • essay
  • history
  • information
  • leaflet
  • lore
  • novel
  • pamphlet
  • poetry
  • prose
  • research
  • story
  • abstract
  • belles-lettres
  • books
  • classics
  • comment
  • critique
  • discourse
  • discussion
  • disquisition
  • dissertation
  • exposition
  • findings
  • humanities
  • letters
  • lit
  • observation
  • paper
  • report
  • summary
  • theme
  • thesis
  • tract
  • treatise
  • treatment
  • writings
  • literary works
  • précis
  • written work

Antonyms for belles-lettres

  • ignorance
  • quiet
  • silence
  • speech
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More words related to belles-lettres

humanities

noun. liberal arts
  • arts
  • belles-lettres
  • humanistic discipline
  • languages
  • letters
  • philosophy
  • the classics
  • the fine arts
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.