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picturesque

adjective uk   us   /ˌpɪk.tʃərˈesk/
B2 (especially of a place) attractive in appearance, especially in an old-fashioned way: the picturesque narrow streets of the old city
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picturesquely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
picturesqueness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “picturesque”
in Arabic رائع, فاتِن…
in Korean 그림같은, 생생한…
in Malaysian cantik…
in French pittoresque…
in Turkish çok çekici/canlı, tablo gibi güzel, pitoresk…
in Italian pittoresco…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指某地)美麗的,古色古香的…
in Russian живописный…
in Polish malowniczy…
in Vietnamese sinh động…
in Spanish pintoresco…
in Portuguese pitoresco…
in Thai สวย…
in German malerisch…
in Catalan pintoresc…
in Japanese 絵のような, 絵のように美しい…
in Indonesian indah…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指某地)美丽的,古色古香的…
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