aquarelle

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noun aqua·relle \ˌa-kwə-ˈrel, ˌä-\

Definition of aquarelle

  1. :  a drawing usually in transparent watercolor

aquarellist

play \-ˈre-list\ noun

Origin and Etymology of aquarelle

French, from obsolete Italian acquarella (now acquerello), from acqua water, from Latin aqua


First Known Use: 1821


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