art•yPronunciation: (är'tē), [key]
—adj., art•i•er, art•i•est.
characterized by a showy, pretentious, and often spurious display of artistic interest, manner, or mannerism. Also,artsy.
Ar•tyPronunciation: (är'tē), [key]
a male given name, form of Arthur.
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