- Made of or relating to a synthetic resin or polymer containing acrylonitrile.
- Paint, fabric or yarn made from this material.
From acrylonitrile + -ic.
- She knitted a warm scarf with acrylic yarn.
- He painted the wall with acrylic paint.
- This fabric is made of acrylic, that"s why it"s very soft.
- Acrylic fibers are synthetic fibers made from a polymer containing acrylonitrile.
- Acrylic nails are made of a type of plastic and are used as a substitute for real nails.