#Motownwriters Word of the Day: Dada #wotd

WORD OF THE DAY
Dada
DAH-dah
Part of speech: noun
Origin: French, 1916
1

An early-20th-century international movement in art, literature, music, and film, repudiating and mocking artistic and social conventions and emphasizing the illogical and absurd.

Examples of Dada in a sentence

“I didn’t understand Dada art until I visited the Marcel Duchamp exhibition.”

“The Italian film festival had many Dada-inspired entries.”

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