the attitudes, techniques, etc., of the cultural avant-garde.
the advance group in any field, especially in the visual, literary, or musical arts, whose works are characterized chiefly by unorthodox and experimental methods. of or relating to the experimental treatment of artistic, musical, or literary material. belonging to the avant-garde: an avant-garde composer. unorthodox or daring; radical. noun those artists, writers, musicians, etc, whose […]
Kingdom of, an ancient Aryan kingdom of W central India, with its capital near modern Ujjain; flourished in the 6th–4th centuries b.c. Historical Examples South of Kosala lay the kingdom of the Vamsas, and south of that again the kingdom of Avanti. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4 Various That Socialist group which […]
noun short for avant-gardist See avant-gardist
a member of a people, probably originating in Asia, who settled in Dacia a.d. c555, later occupied Pannonia, and invaded other parts of central and eastern Europe before their decline in the 9th century. Historical Examples The Avar Chief was dry in his manner to strangers; and who can wonder at it? Dariel R. D. […]