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artist (s) (noun), artists (pl)
1. A person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination.
2. Someone, such as a painter, sculptor, or writer, who is able by virtue of imagination and talent or skill to create works of aesthetic value, especially in the fine arts.
3. A person whose work shows exceptional creative ability or skill.
4. Anyone, such as an actor or singer, who works in the performing arts.
5. A person who is adept at an activity, especially one involving trickery or deceit; such as, a con artist.
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artist, artiste
artist (AR tist) (noun)
A person who is skilled in drawing, sculpture, painting, music, etc.: The paintings of the artist were displayed at the community center.
artiste (ar TEEST)
A skilled public performer or entertainer; especially, a singer or dancer: The artiste closed the concert with a new song.

When Katrina visited the dance artist at her studio, Claire recognized that she was a fine artiste in her interpretation of the music and choreography.