Synonyms for hieratic

Synonyms for (noun) hieratic

Synonyms: hieratic, hieratic script

Definition: a cursive form of Egyptian hieroglyphics; used especially by the priests

Similar words: hieroglyph, hieroglyphic

Definition: a writing system using picture symbols; used in ancient Egypt

Synonyms for (adjective) hieratic

Synonyms: hieratic

Definition: adhering to fixed types or methods; highly restrained and formal

Usage: the more hieratic sculptures leave the viewer curiously unmoved

Similar words: nonrepresentational

Definition: of or relating to a style of art in which objects do not resemble those known in physical nature