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Leonardesque

[lee-uh-nahr-desk, ley-] /ˌli ə nɑrˈdɛsk, ˌleɪ-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or suggesting Leonardo da Vinci or the style of his paintings.
Origin of Leonardesque
1860-1865
First recorded in 1860-65; Leonard(o da Vinci) + -esque
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  • He stared at her, and felt again that she had failed to be Leonardesque.

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
  • It shows the Leonardesque smile most beautifully portrayed in the two feminine heads.

    Leonardo da Vinci Sigmund Freud

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