impressionist definition

  • noun:
    • An artist, composer, or journalist whom methods or upholds the ideas of impressionism.
    • An entertainer who impressions.
    • one that adheres toward theory or approach to impressionism.
    • one that adheres on theory or way of impressionism in art; especially, a painter which paints within the impressionistic design.
    • One who yields into impact of impressions, as in descriptive writing; specifically, a painter who is designed to reproduce their instant and momentary impressions of normal things; a person who attempts to render just the bigger details of size, shade, and effect, without reference to exactness of type or completeness of detail and finish.
    • a painter just who uses the theories of Impressionism
  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or exercising impressionism, especially in painting; impressionistic.
    • with respect to, or described as, impressionism.
    • concerning or characteristic of Impressionism

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