Definition of Picturesque in English :

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Picturesque meaning in English

Meaning of Picturesque in English

Pronunciation of Picturesque in English

Picturesque pronunciation in English

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Picturesque

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Adjective

1. picturesque

suggesting or suitable for a picture; pretty as a picture

Example Sentences:
'a picturesque village'

2. picturesque

strikingly expressive

Example Sentences:
'a picturesque description of the rainforest'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Picturesque

see synonyms of picturesque
adjective
1. 
visually pleasing, esp in being striking or vivid
a picturesque view
2. 
having a striking or colourful character, nature, etc
3. 
(of language) graphic; vivid

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Picturesque

see synonyms of picturesque
adjective
1. 
like or suggesting a picture
; specif.,
a. 
having a wild or natural beauty, as mountain scenery
b. 
pleasantly unfamiliar or strange; quaint
2. 
suggesting or calling up a mental picture; striking; vivid
a picturesque description

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Picturesque

see synonyms of picturesque
adj.
1. Of, suggesting, or suitable for a picture: picturesque rocky shores.
2. Striking or interesting in an unusual way; irregularly or quaintly attractive: a picturesque French café.
3. Strikingly expressive or vivid: picturesque language.

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