settecentesque

[set-ey-chen-tesk]

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of the art and literature of 18th-century Italy.

Nearby words

  1. setout,
  2. setpoint,
  3. setscrew,
  4. sett,
  5. settat,
  6. settee,
  7. setter,
  8. setting,
  9. setting lotion,
  10. setting rule

Origin of settecentesque

< Italian settecentesco, equivalent to settecent(o) seven hundred, the period 1700–99 + -esco -esque

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