picture-postcard

adjective pic·ture-post·card

Definition of picture-postcard

: picturesque 1
  • a picture-postcard village

First Known Use of picture-postcard

1907


PICTURE-POSTCARD Defined for English Language Learners

picture-postcard

adjective

Definition of picture-postcard for English Language Learners

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


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