adjective stat·u·esque \ˌsta-chə-ˈwesk\

: tall and beautiful

Full Definition of STATUESQUE

:  resembling a statue especially in dignity, shapeliness, or stillness; especially :  having a tall and shapely form <a statuesque actress>
stat·uesque·ly adverb

First Known Use of STATUESQUE



Next Word in the Dictionary: statuettePrevious Word in the Dictionary: Statue of LibertyAll Words Near: statuesque
March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
A phrase with more than one interpretation
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears