Latin Ars Amatoria. a series of poems in three books (1? b.c.) by Ovid.
- Ars antiqua
the style of composition characteristic of the 13th century, especially in France.
making claims or pretensions to superior importance or rights; overbearingly assuming; insolently proud: an arrogant public official. characterized by or proceeding from , or a sense of superiority, self-importance, or entitlement: arrogant claims. Contemporary Examples The network excoriates its fired anchor by painting him as an arrogant and uncooperative slacker. Current TV Files a Blistering […]
offensive display of superiority or self-importance; overbearing pride. Historical Examples When wealth and honours lead to arrogancy, this brings its evil on itself. Tao Teh King Lao-Tze Hard are the terms and measureless is the arrogancy of the king of Ashur. Jeremiah Stefan Zweig The arrogancy is within; the gasconade plays its “fantastic tricks before […]
- Ars nova
the style of composition characteristic of the 14th century in France and Italy. noun a style of music of the 14th century, characterized by great freedom and variety of rhythm and melody contrasted with the strictness of the music of the 13th century