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

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about picture-postcard

Time Traveler for picture-postcard

Time Traveler

The first known use of picture-postcard was in 1907

See more words from the same year

Statistics for picture-postcard

Cite this Entry

“Picture-postcard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/picture-postcard. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for picture-postcard

picture-postcard

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of picture-postcard

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

Comments on picture-postcard

What made you want to look up picture-postcard? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Namesakes Word Quiz

  • a citrus fruit possibly named after a person
  • Which of the following is a fruit named after a Moroccan seaport?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!