- Creative art, esp. visual art, whose products are to be appreciated primarily or solely for their imaginative, aesthetic, or intellectua…
- An activity requiring great skill or accomplishment: “the fine art of persuasion”.
fine art (fn)n.1.a. Art produced or intended primarily for beauty rather than utility.b. Any of the art forms, such as sculpture, painting, or music, used to create such art. Often used in the plural.2. Something requiring highly developed techniques and skills: the fine art of teaching.The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2009. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
fine artn1. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Art Terms) art produced chiefly for its aesthetic value, as opposed to applied art2. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Art Terms) (often plural) Also called beaux arts any of the fields in which such art is produced, such as painting, sculpture, and engravingCollins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003