Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having the stately bearing and imposing beauty of the goddess Juno.

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  • adj. Beautiful and imposing, like the goddess Juno

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. suggestive of a statue.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. suggestive of a statue

Etymologies

Juno +‎ -esque (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • She was a tall voluptuous-looking woman of what is called a Junoesque type — decidedly plump, with firm white hands and well-formed feet.

    Madame Midas

  • She was a tall voluptuous-looking woman of what is called a Junoesque type -- decidedly plump, with firm white hands and well-formed feet.

    Madame Midas

  • We learn that a "Junoesque" and quite vibrant writer-businesswoman, Sonia Greene, fell in love with Lovecraft for his intelligent conversation, and pursued him for three Platonic years before, misguidedly, he consented to marry her.

    The King of Weird

  • She's a big girl, not obese but what we used to call Junoesque.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • A woman of such Junoesque proportions would surely complement the family line.

    The Seduction Of Sara

  • For a moment I thought it must be an exclusive brothel, for we were in a great salon all plush and gilt and mirrors, with thick carpet and velvet divans and curtains looped back by silver cords, and Junoesque females of perfect complexion drifting about.

    Flashman and the angel of the lord

  • Still smarting from having her Junoesque and charming person referred to as hefty, the girl took his proffered arm and allowed herself to be settled beside him.

    The Course Of True Love

  • She was young, built on Junoesque lines, and tall with a lovely face and dark eyes heavily fringed with black lashes.

    A Kind Of Magic

  • The gown seemed to fit the nips and tucks of her Junoesque figure well.

    The Metrognome and other Stories

  • One appeared to be an exaggeratedly Junoesque woman.

    Orphan Star

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