surrealistic

[suh-ree-uh-lis-tik]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of surrealism; surreal.
2.
having features typical or reminiscent of those depicted in surrealistic painting or drawing: the moon's surrealistic landscape.

Origin:
1925–30; surrealist + -ic

surrealistically, adverb
nonsurrealistic, adjective
nonsurrealistically, adverb
unsurrealistic, adjective
unsurrealistically, adverb
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surrealism (səˈrɪəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
(sometimes capital) a movement in art and literature in the 1920s, which developed esp from dada, characterized by the evocative juxtaposition of incongruous images in order to include unconscious and dream elements
 
[C20: from French surréalisme, from sur-1 + réalismerealism]
 
sur'realist
 
n, —adj
 
surreal'istic
 
adj
 
surreal'istically
 
adv

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Example sentences
At nights, the empty shell of the building seems surrealistic, with the humming
  generators.
In this dark and surrealistic landscape a drizzle of soot and oil flashes in
  our headlights and stains our protective gauze masks.
Whereas the book was lyrical and moving, the movie is surrealistic and
  inventive.
It is surrealistic, with surrealism's menace and refusal to explain itself.
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