sculpturesque

adjective
sculp·​tur·​esque | \ ˌskəlp-chə-ˈresk How to pronounce sculpturesque (audio) \

Definition of sculpturesque

: done in the manner of or resembling sculpture

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Other Words from sculpturesque

sculpturesquely adverb

Examples of sculpturesque in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Under the stage lights, her colored lengths—which at times read more icy than bold, and were either left free to head-bang with or curled and capped off by a black, sculpturesque topper—appeared otherworldly. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 29 Dec. 2018 Sure, the majority of hairstyles in the Seven Kingdoms are actual sorcery, with crisscrossed braids of sculpturesque perfection, but who has time for that? Chloe Metzger, Marie Claire, 15 Aug. 2017 Sure, the majority of hairstyles in the Seven Kingdoms are actual sorcery, with crisscrossed braids of sculpturesque perfection, but who has time for that? Chloe Metzger, Marie Claire, 15 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of sculpturesque

1835, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sculpturesque was in 1835

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“Sculpturesque.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sculpturesque. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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