Definition of pointillism


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • pointillism is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • pointillism is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 20 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of pointillism

  • a genre of painting characterized by the application of paint in dots and small strokes; developed by Georges Seurat and his followers in late 19th century France (noun)

  • a school of painters who used a technique of painting with tiny dots of pure colors that would blend in the viewer's eye; developed by Georges Seurat and his followers late in 19th century France (noun)