blottesque

blot·tesque

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Blottesque — Blot*tesque (bl[o^]t*t[e^]sk ), a. (Painting) Characterized by blots or heavy touches; coarsely depicted; wanting in delineation. Ruskin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blottesque — adjective Characterized by blots or heavy touches; coarsely depicted; wanting in delineation …   Wiktionary

  • blottesque — (ˈ)blä|tesk adjective Etymology: blot (I) + esque (as in grotesque) : painted with heavy touches or blotlike brushwork …   Useful english dictionary

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