dilettantism definition

  • noun:
    • The work of acting like a dilettante, of being an amateur or "dabbler", often in arts. Additionally the work of enjoying the arts, being a connoisseur.
    • identical to dilettanteism.
    • the standard feature of a dilettante; especially, in a disparaging good sense, desultory or affected pursit of art, research, or literary works.
    • The act of behaving like a dilettante, to be an amateur or "dabbler", sometimes when you look at the arts. Additionally the act of experiencing the arts, becoming a connoisseur.
    • just like dilettanteism.
    • the product quality attribute of a dilettante; especially, in a disparaging good sense, desultory or affected pursit of art, technology, or literary works.

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