picturesque definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, suggesting, or suited to a picture: picturesque rugged shores.
    • Striking or interesting in a silly way; irregularly or quaintly appealing: a picturesque French café.
    • Strikingly expressive or vivid: picturesque language.
    • Resembling or worth a photo or artwork; getting the characteristics of a photo or artwork. scenic
    • creating, or fitted to develop, good or pleasing image; representing using the clearness or ideal beauty appropriate to a picture; articulating that peculiar sort of beauty which can be acceptable in an image, all-natural or synthetic; graphic; vivid
    • strikingly expressive
    • suggesting or suitable for a picture; pretty as a photo
  • others:
    • Picture-like; possessing particularly original and pleasing attributes such could be effective in an image; creating or fitted to develop a fascinating or striking picture, as a mountain waterfall, or a pine-covered headland, or a gay outfit amid appropriate environments.
    • Strikingly visual or brilliant; abounding or diversified with striking and brilliant imagery: because, picturesque language.

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