- landscape ► NOUN 1) all the visible features of an area of land. 2) a picture representing an area of countryside. 3) the distinctive features of a sphere of intellectual activity: the political landscape. 4) (before another noun ) (of a format of printed matter) wider than it is high. Compare with PORTRAIT(Cf. ↑portraiture).► VERB ▪ improve the appearance of (a piece of land) by changing its contours, planting trees and shrubs, etc.DERIVATIVES landscaper noun landscapist noun.ORIGIN Dutch lantscap, from land 'land' + scap (equivalent of -SHIP(Cf. ↑-ship)).
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Landscapist — Land scap ist, n. A painter of landscapes. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
landscapist — [land′skāp΄ist] n. a painter of landscapes … English World dictionary
landscapist — noun Date: 1843 a painter of landscapes … New Collegiate Dictionary
landscapist — /land skay pist/, n. an artist who paints landscapes. [1835 45; LANDSCAPE + IST] * * * … Universalium
landscapist — noun An artist who paints landscapes … Wiktionary
landscapist — landÂ·scapÂ·ist || lÃ¦nâ€šskeÉªpÉªst n. artist who paints landscapes … English contemporary dictionary
landscapist — land·scap·ist … English syllables
landscapist — land•scap•ist [[t]ˈlændˌskeɪ pɪst[/t]] n. fia an artist who paints landscapes • Etymology: 1835–45 … From formal English to slang
landscapist — noun 1. someone who paints landscapes • Derivationally related forms: ↑landscape • Hypernyms: ↑painter 2. someone who arranges features of the landscape or garden attractively • Syn: ↑landscape architect, ↑landscape gardener, ↑ … Useful english dictionary
Alvan Fisher — (August 9, 1792 February 13, 1863), was one of the United States s pioneers in landscape painting and genre works. Early yearsHe was born in Needham, Massachusetts, the fourth of Aaron and Lucy (Stedman) Fisher s six sons. He moved with members… … Wikipedia