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 'art':
|Definitions include: disparaging term for something or someone artful.|
|Definitions include: skill in bullshitting.|
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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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