picture-postcard

adjective
pic·​ture-post·​card

Definition of picture-postcard

: picturesque sense 1 a picture-postcard village

First Known Use of picture-postcard

1907, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of picture-postcard was in 1907

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“Picture-postcard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/picture-postcard. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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picture-postcard

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of picture-postcard

: very pretty or charming : like a picture on a picture postcard

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