Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to style, especially literary style.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or relating to style.
  • noun The art of forming a good style in writing. Also used in the plural.
  • noun A treatise on style.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective rare Of or pertaining to style in language.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of or pertaining to style, especially to linguistic or literary style

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to style (especially in the use of language)

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Examples

  • Though I’d argue that what you term stylistic urban fantasy also offers a wider range of protagonists than the stereotypical straight white “can-do” male.

    The new urban fantasy. Same as the old urban fantasy?

  • Traditional Huichol art forms were handed down from generation to generation, but they have changed in stylistic expression with the introduction of new materials, such as glass beads, metal, and commercial dyes.

    Huichol art, a matter of survival: Part Two

  • Traditional Huichol art forms were handed down from generation to generation, but they have changed in stylistic expression with the introduction of new materials, such as glass beads, metal, and commercial dyes.

    Huichol art, a matter of survival: Part Two

  • However, as I have tried to show, the adoption of commercially produced media, such as glass beads and coloured yarn, and changes or developments in stylistic expression do not necessarily detract from the authenticity of an art object.

    Huichol art, a matter of survival: Part Four

  • Traditional Huichol art forms were handed down from generation to generation, but they have changed in stylistic expression with the introduction of new materials, such as glass beads, metal, and commercial dyes.

    Huichol art, a matter of survival: Part Two

  • However, as I have tried to show, the adoption of commercially produced media, such as glass beads and coloured yarn, and changes or developments in stylistic expression do not necessarily detract from the authenticity of an art object.

    Huichol art, a matter of survival: Part Four

  • And it seems pretty clear that, at the moment, the outside perception of art music has become as much an exercise in stylistic categorization as it is in popular music.

    Archive 2007-04-01

  • And it seems pretty clear that, at the moment, the outside perception of art music has become as much an exercise in stylistic categorization as it is in popular music.

    On the Pulitzers

  • I don't think we should be ruled (in stylistic matters) by teachers of Freshman Comp.

    Passive Voice Should Be Avoided, Especially in Blog Post Titles

  • Film is a different enough format to warrant certain stylistic and plot changes.

    REVIEW: Blade Runner (The Director's Cut)

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