Definition of Modernist. Meaning of Modernist. Synonyms of Modernist

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Definition of Modernist

Modernist
Modernist Mod"ern*ist, n. [Cf. F. moderniste.] One who admires the moderns, or their ways and fashions.
Modernist
Modernist Mod"ern*ist, n. An advocate of the teaching of modern subjects, as modern languages, in preference to the ancient classics.

Meaning of Modernist from wikipedia

- also rejected the certainty of Enlightenment thinking, although many modernists also rejected religious belief. Modernism, in general, includes the activities...
- Modern architecture, or modernist architecture, was based upon new and innovative technologies of construction, particularly the use of gl****, steel and...
- Literary modernism, or modernist literature, has its origins in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, mainly in Europe and North America, and is characterized...
- and led to the postmodern architecture movement, and a response to the modernist architectural movement known as the International Style. Postmodernism...
- Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking is a 2011 cookbook by Nathan Myhrvold, Chris Young and Maxime Bilet. The book is an encyclopedia and...
- Modernist poetry refers to poetry written, mainly in Europe and North America, between 1890 and 1950 in the tradition of modernist literature, but the...
- The Fundamentalist–Modernist controversy is a major schism that originated in the 1920s and '30s within the Presbyterian Church in the United States of...
- lineage. The earlier salafiyya (modernists), however, were predominantly rationalist Asharis. Inspired by Islamic modernists, groups like Muslim Brotherhood...
- Clement Greenberg, for instance, called Immanuel Kant "the first real Modernist" but also drew a distinction: "The Enlightenment criticized from the outside...
- This is a list of major poets of the Modernist movement. Modernist poetry Modernism Modernist literature List of poetry groups and movements European literature...
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