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pic·tur·esque

picturesque

 
 
pronunciation:
pIk ch resk
part of speech: adjective
definition: something that is as pleasing or interesting to look at as a picture or painting.
We stayed in a picturesque cabin by the lake.
antonyms:
ugly
similar words:
pretty, quaint
derivations: picturesquely (adv.), picturesqueness (n.)