minimalist


minimalist
[[t]mɪ̱nɪməlɪst[/t]]
minimalists
1) N-COUNT A minimalist is an artist or designer who uses minimalism.

He was influenced by the minimalists in the 1970s.

2) ADJ-GRADED Minimalist is used to describe ideas, artists, or designers that are influenced by minimalism.

The two designers settled upon a minimalist approach.


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