[ skuhlp-chuh-resk ]
/ ˌskʌlp tʃəˈrɛsk /


suggesting sculpture: the sculpturesque beauty of her face.


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Origin of sculpturesque

First recorded in 1825–35; sculpture + -esque

OTHER WORDS FROM sculpturesque

sculp·tur·esque·ly, adverbsculp·tur·esque·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for sculpturesque

/ (ˌskʌlptʃəˈrɛsk) /


resembling sculpture

Derived forms of sculpturesque

sculpturesquely, adverbsculpturesqueness, noun
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