sculpturesque

Things that are sculpturesque look like sculptures. You might describe your beautiful new laptop, with its sleek lines, as sculpturesque.

The adjective sculpturesque is a good way to talk about things that resemble statues or sculptures. Your elaborate sandcastle could be sculpturesque, and the ancient rocks along the coast are also sculpturesque. A beautiful woman, an elaborate collage, or your new car could all be described as sculpturesque. A more common word with the same meaning is sculptural, and both have the same Latin root, sculpere, "to carve or engrave."

Definitions of sculpturesque
  1. adjective
    resembling sculpture
    “the sculpturesque beauty of the athletes' bodies”
    synonyms: modeled, sculptural, sculptured
    shapely
    having a well-proportioned and pleasing shape
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