HyperDic: surrealistic

English > 1 sense of the word surrealistic:
ADJECTIVEallsurrealistic, phantasmagoric, phantasmagorical, surrealcharacterized by fantastic imagery and incongruous juxtapositions
surrealistic > pronunciation
Soundsseriy.ahlih'stihk; seriy.lih'stihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > surrealistic: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningCharacterized by fantastic imagery and incongruous juxtapositions.
Synonymsphantasmagoric, phantasmagorical, surreal
Broaderunrealisticnot realistic
Spanishfantasmagórico, superrealista, surrealista
Nounssurrealisma 20th century movement of artists and writers (developing out of dadaism) who used fantastic images and incongruous juxtapositions in order to represent unconscious thoughts and dreams

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