1 visually pleasing, esp. in being striking or vivid
a picturesque view
2 having a striking or colourful character, nature, etc.
3 (of language) graphic; vivid
(C18: from French pittoresque (but also influenced by picture), from Italian pittoresco, from pittore painter, from Latin pictor)
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attractive, beautiful, charming, colourful, graphic, pretty, quaint, scenic, striking, vivid
commonplace, drab, dull, everyday, inartistic, unattractive, uninteresting
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