: in the manner or style of : like
statuesque

Word History

Etymology

French, from Italian -esco, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German -isc -ish — more at -ish

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Cite this Entry

“-esque.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-esque. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

Kids Definition

-esque

adjective suffix
: in the manner or style of : like
statuesque
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