Veronese

adjective
Ver·​o·​nese | \ ˌver-ə-ˈnēz How to pronounce Veronese (audio) , -ˈnēs\

Definition of Veronese

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Verona, Italy

Veronese

biographical name
Ve·​ro·​ne·​se | \ ˌver-ə-ˈnā-sē How to pronounce Veronese (audio) , -zē\

Definition of Veronese (Entry 2 of 2)

Paolo 1528–1588 originally Paolo Caliari Italian painter

Other Words from Veronese

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Veronese noun, plural Veronese

First Known Use of Veronese

Adjective

1757, in the meaning defined above

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