(noun, adjective)


1. (organic chemistry) Derived from acrylic acid or acrylonitrile.

2. Containing an acrylic resin.


1. polymerized from acrylonitrile

Definition categories: substance

2. a glassy thermoplastic; can be cast and molded or used in coatings and adhesives

Definition categories: substance

3. used especially by artists

Definition categories: man–made, paint, pigment

4. a synthetic fabric

Definition categories: man–made, cloth, fabric, material, textile

Sentences with acrylic as a noun:

- When it comes to painting, i prefer using acrylics as my medium.