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picturesquenesses

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  • n. Plural form of picturesqueness.

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Examples

  • It is full of wise saws and proverbs, quips and quirks of expression, the picturesquenesses and homelinesses of speech that are characteristic of a peasant to whom talk is the half of life.

    Irish Plays and Playwrights

  • You do not need to invent any picturesquenesses; whatever you want in that line he can furnish you; and they will not be fancies and doubtful, but realities and authentic.

    Following the Equator

  • Had they looked at his architecture long, they would have found that it contained subtle picturesquenesses, infinitely more picturesque than anything of Prout's.

    The Two Paths

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