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carnivalesque

/ (ˌkɑːnɪvəˈlɛsk) /
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adjective
characteristic of, suitable for, or like a carnival
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How to use carnivalesque in a sentence

  • Her first feature, Orphans , received a Jury Prize at the 2007 SXSW Film Festival and was released on DVD by Carnivalesque Films.

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  • Salamandering with an iron that has a gay, carnivalesque design can make a sort of harlequin Ramekin.

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  • The Florentines at any rate spend no more money nor faith on the carnivalesque.

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  • The crowd, which thickened most in the Piazza di Venezia, had grown more and more carnivalesque in attire and behavior.

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