pittoresk

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French pittoresque, from Italian pittoresco (picturesque), from Latin pictor (painter).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pitoresk/, [pʰitˢoˈʁæsɡ̊]

Adjective[edit]

pittoresk

  1. picturesque

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of pittoresk
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular pittoresk 2
Neuter singular pittoresk 2
Plural pittoreske 2
Definite attributive1 pittoreske
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French pittoresque, from Italian pittoresco.

Adjective[edit]

pittoresk (not comparable)

  1. picturesque

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of pittoresk
uninflected pittoresk
inflected pittoreske
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial pittoresk
indefinite m./f. sing. pittoreske
n. sing. pittoresk
plural pittoreske
definite pittoreske
partitive pittoresks

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German[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pittoresk (comparative pittoresker, superlative am pittoreskesten)

  1. picturesque

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pictor, via Italian pittoresco and French pittoresque

Adjective[edit]

pittoresk (neuter singular pittoresk, definite singular and plural pittoreske)

  1. picturesque

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pictor, via Italian pittoresco and French pittoresque

Adjective[edit]

pittoresk (neuter singular pittoresk, definite singular and plural pittoreske)

  1. picturesque

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