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Visual ImageryPlay
Use 'picturesque' to evoke strong visual imagery, as if painting a scene with words. SlideThe cottage garden was picturesque, with wildflowers framing a cobblestone path.
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Positive ConnotationPlay
'Picturesque' implies a positive and pleasing aesthetic, suitable for postcards and art. SlideWe stumbled upon a picturesque lakeside village during our hike.
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Not Just NaturePlay
Although often used for natural landscapes, 'picturesque' can also describe urban scenes. SlideThe narrow streets and old buildings gave the town a picturesque charm.