Definition of artistic license
noun - uncountable
- the bending of truth for the sake of art.
Citation from "Chapter 13", Eastbound & Down (TV), Season 2 Episode 7 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
- See more words with the same meaning: to lie.
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Other terms relating to 'to lie':
|Definitions include: to give bad advice.|
|Definitions include: to lie.|
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|Definitions include: a liar.|
|Definitions include: to deceive a person, usually in a playful manner.|
|Definitions include: to delay in getting to the point.|
|Definitions include: of misdeeds or misfortune, to minimize their severity.|
|Definitions include: to lie to; deceive.|
|Definitions include: to make unfounded or exaggerated remarks or claims.|
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|Definitions include: to tell one's story: what they would have other people believe.|
Slang terms with the same root words
Other terms relating to 'art':
|Definitions include: disparaging term for something or someone artful.|
|Definitions include: skill in bullshitting.|
|Definitions include: Used to describe a heavy or particularly nasty bowel movement, indicating that streaks have been left on the interior of the toilet bowl after flushing.|
Other terms relating to 'license':
|Definitions include: a permit, license or other authority issued by a governmental agency authorizing a person to drive a taxicab in service to customers in that area.|
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