Learned the techniques involved in painting murals.
A pianist with good technique but poor expression.
A pianist with superb technique.
An example of technique is only using one finger while finger painting.
Origin of technique
- French technical, technique from Greek tekhnikos technical technical
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From French technique (“technicality; branch of knowledge"), noun use of technique (“technical"), from Ancient Greek Ï„ÎµÏ‡Î½Î¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚ (technikos, “of or pertaining to art, artistic, skilful"), from Ï„ÎÏ‡Î½Î· (techne, “art, handicraft"), from Ï„Î¯ÎºÏ„ÎµÎ¹Î½ (tiktein, “to bring forth, produce").