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artificialest


 
  Overview  of  adj  artificial 
 
  The  adj  artificial  has  3  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (4)  artificial,  unreal  --  (contrived  by  art  rather  than  nature;  "artificial  flowers";  "artificial  flavoring";  "an  artificial  diamond";  "artificial  fibers";  "artificial  sweeteners") 
  2.  (2)  artificial,  contrived,  stilted  --  (artificially  formal;  "that  artificial  humility  that  her  husband  hated";  "contrived  coyness";  "a  stilted  letter  of  acknowledgment";  "when  people  try  to  correct  their  speech  they  develop  a  stilted  pronunciation") 
  3.  artificial  --  (not  arising  from  natural  growth  or  characterized  by  vital  processes) 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  artificial 
 
  3  senses  of  artificial 
 
  Sense  1 
  artificial  (vs.  natural),  unreal 
 
  natural  (vs.  artificial) 
  =>  fresh(postnominal) 
  =>  unbleached,  uncolored,  undyed 
 
  Sense  2 
  artificial,  contrived,  stilted 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  affected)  ->  unaffected 
 
  Sense  3 
  artificial 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  inorganic)  ->  organic 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  artificial 
 
  3  senses  of  artificial 
 
  Sense  1 
  artificial  (vs.  natural),  unreal 
  =>  arranged,  staged 
  =>  bleached,  colored,  coloured,  dyed 
  =>  celluloid,  synthetic 
  =>  conventionalized,  conventionalised,  stylized,  stylised 
  =>  dummy 
  =>  ersatz,  imitation,  substitute(prenominal) 
  =>  factitious 
  =>  fake,  false,  faux,  imitation,  simulated 
  =>  man-made,  semisynthetic,  synthetic 
  =>  near 
  =>  painted 
  =>  cardboard,  unlifelike 
  Also  See->  counterfeit#1,  imitative#3;  unreal#1 
 
  Sense  2 
  artificial,  contrived,  stilted 
  =>  affected  (vs.  unaffected),  unnatural 
 
  Sense  3 
  artificial 
  =>  inorganic  (vs.  organic) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  artificial 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  artificial 
 
  artificial  used  as  an  adjective  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  3) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  artificial 
  artificial 
 
  Overview  of  adj  artificial 
 
  The  adj  artificial  has  3  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (4)  artificial,  unreal  --  (contrived  by  art  rather  than  nature;  "artificial  flowers";  "artificial  flavoring";  "an  artificial  diamond";  "artificial  fibers";  "artificial  sweeteners") 
  2.  (2)  artificial,  contrived,  stilted  --  (artificially  formal;  "that  artificial  humility  that  her  husband  hated";  "contrived  coyness";  "a  stilted  letter  of  acknowledgment";  "when  people  try  to  correct  their  speech  they  develop  a  stilted  pronunciation") 
  3.  artificial  --  (not  arising  from  natural  growth  or  characterized  by  vital  processes)