Origin of arabesque
OTHER WORDS FROM arabesquear·a·besque·ly, adverb
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How to use arabesque in a sentence
Arabesque focuses on Turkey, Morocco and Lebanon, with the added bonus of a beautiful design and great photos.
This contains the seventeen books, and is very beautifully written, and illuminated with arabesque designs.
A sort of arabesque resembling the backbone of a fish called the Tollo.
The decorative style of that period is sometimes called the Arabesque, and sometimes the Grotesque.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
But with such care has every detail been arranged, one never thinks of the balance, the arabesque, the pattern.The Life of James McNeill Whistler|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
The Allegretti opens with an arabesque tone-poem of somber sweetness, under which strange and varied delights are hidden.Bizarre|Lawton Mackall
British Dictionary definitions for arabesque
- a type of curvilinear decoration in painting, metalwork, etc, with intricate intertwining leaf, flower, animal, or geometrical designs
- a design of flowing lines