plateresque

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish plateresco (in the manner of a silversmith), from platero (silversmith), from plata (silver).

Adjective[edit]

plateresque (comparative more plateresque, superlative most plateresque)

  1. Pertaining to an ornate style of architecture of 16th-century Spain suggestive of silver plate.