An abstract concept.
Abstract philosophical problems.
Abstract words like truth and justice.
Abstract painting and sculpture.
Beauty is an abstract word.
Abstract a principle of arrangement from a series of items.
Abstract a long article in a paragraph.
An example of abstract is the idea of justice.
An example of an abstract is a written description of the findings of a scientific study.
An example of abstract is to take salt out of sea water.
- (art, often capitalized) Free from representational qualities, in particular the non-representational styles of the 20th century. [First attested in the mid 19th century.].
- (music) Absolute.
- (dance) Lacking a story.
Abstract the most important data from a set of records.
A painting that was abstracted from the museum.
He was wholly abstracted by other objects.