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  1. Picturesque
    • picturesque [,piktʃə'resk]
        • adj.
        1. suggesting or suitable for a picture; pretty as a picture
    • "a picturesque village"
        1. strikingly expressive
    • "a picturesque description of the rainforest"

    • adj. 独特的;生动的;别致的;图画般的
      • "This picturesque seaside resort city is the epitome of fun and relaxation, " promises Lonely Planet. (29KB)
      • BBC: Daily deal: Seven nights in an Acapulco resort
      • But, as my mother used to say, we cannot be expected to live in picturesque poverty. (24KB)
      • BBC: The last piece of England
      • Enter: this regal weeknight escape to Belhurst Castle in picturesque Geneva, New York. (24KB)
      • BBC: Daily deal: Free reign in New York's Finger Lakes
  2. Vivid
  3. Sculpture
    • sculpture ['skʌlptʃə]
        • n.
        1. a three-dimensional work of plastic art

        1. creating figures or designs in three dimensions

    同义词: carving

        • v.
        1. create by shaping stone or wood or any other hard material

    • 同义词: sculpt
        1. shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at it

    同义词: sculpt | grave

  4. Statue
        • n.
        1. a sculpture representing a human or animal

      • n. 雕像,塑像
      • Meanwhile, Orlando makes his way into the temple and finds an ornate statue of Merlin. (24KB)
      • NPR: Love And Lunacy: Vivaldi's 'Orlando Furioso'
      • "When they unveiled the statue of Winston Churchill, no one had seen it beforehand, " he said. (28KB)
      • WSJ: Do Michael Jackson and Soccer
      • She was my Statue of Liberty, my guiding light, my first friend in a new world. (23KB)
      • WSJ: Model Citizens
  5. Portrait
        • n.
        1. a painting of a person's face

        1. a word picture of a person's appearance and character

    • 同义词: portrayal | portraiture
        1. any likeness of a person
    • "the photographer made excellent portraits"
    • 同义词: portrayal
  6. Impressionism
    • n. 印象派,印象主义
      • All of this adds up to a powerful racial impressionism that works against today's field of Republican candidates. (31KB)
      • WSJ: Shelby Steele: Obama's Unspoken Re-Election Edge
      • "Antiquities to Impressionism: The William A. Clark Collection, " Corcoran Gallery of Art, 2001. (29KB)
      • MSN: Clark family narrative: notes and sources
      • Museum of Art, specializing in French Impressionism and Native American artwork, and the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, specializing in the natural history of Oklahoma. (51KB)
  7. Portray
        • v.
        1. portray in words
    • "The book portrays the actor as a selfish person"
        1. make a portrait of
    • "Goya wanted to portray his mistress, the Duchess of Alba"
    • 同义词: depict | limn
        1. assume or act the character of
    • "The actor portrays an elderly, lonely man"
    • 同义词: impersonate
        1. represent in a painting, drawing, sculpture, or verbally
    • "The father is portrayed as a good-looking man in this painting"
    • 同义词: present

    vt. 描绘;扮演
  8. Mold
      • vt. 塑造;使发霉;用模子制作
      • vi. 发霉
      • n. 霉菌;模子
  9. Embroider
    • embroider [im'brɔidə]
        • v.
        1. decorate with needlework

    • 同义词: broider
        1. add details to

    同义词: pad | lard | embellish | aggrandize | aggrandise | blow up | dramatize | dramatise

    • 英英释义内容来源于:WordNet
      • vt. 刺绣;装饰;镶边
      • vi. 绣花;刺绣
  10. Tragedy
        • n.
        1. an event resulting in great loss and misfortune

    • 同义词: calamity | catastrophe | disaster | cataclysm
      1. drama in which the protagonist is overcome by some superior force or circumstance; excites terror or pity

      • n. 悲剧;灾难;惨案

    [ 复数 tragedies ]
  11. Enact
    • enact [i'nækt]
        • v.
        1. order by virtue of superior authority; decree
    • "the legislature enacted this law in 1985"
    • 同义词: ordain
        1. act out; represent or perform as if in a play
    • "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"
    • 同义词: reenact | act out

    • 英英释义内容来源于:WordNet
    • vt. 颁布;制定法律;扮演
  12. Rehearse
    Prepare,try out
  13. Prelude
    • prelude ['prelju:d, 'prei-]
        • n.
        1. something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows

    • 同义词: preliminary | overture
        1. music that precedes a fugue or introduces an act in an opera

        • v.
        1. serve as a prelude or opening to

      1. play as a prelude

      • n. 前奏;序幕;前奏曲
      • vt. 成为…的序幕;演奏…作为前奏曲
      • vi. 作为序曲;奏序曲
  14. Character
    • character ['kærəktə]
        • n.
        1. an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
    • "she is the main character in the novel"
    • 同义词: fictional character | fictitious character
        1. a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
    • "the radical character of our demands"
    • 同义词: quality | lineament
        1. the inherent complex of attributes that determine a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions
    • "education has for its object the formation of character"
    • 同义词: fiber | fibre
        1. an actor's portrayal of someone in a play

    • 同义词: role | theatrical role | part | persona
        1. a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
    • "a real character" , "a strange character"
    • 同义词: eccentric | type | case
        1. good repute
    • "he is a man of character"
        1. a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability
    • "requests for character references are all to often answered evasively"
    • 同义词: reference | character reference
        1. a written symbol that is used to represent speech
    • "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
    • 同义词: grapheme | graphic symbol
        1. (genetics) an attribute (structural or functional) that is determined by a gene or group of genes

        • v.
        1. engrave or inscribe characters on

  15. Role
  16. Design
    • design [di'zain]
        • n.
        1. the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)
    • "he contributed to the design of a new instrument"
    • 同义词: designing
        1. an arrangement scheme
    • "the awkward design of the keyboard made operation difficult" , "it was an excellent design for living"
    • 同义词: plan
        1. something intended as a guide for making something else

    • 同义词: blueprint | pattern
        1. a decorative or artistic work
    • "the coach had a design on the doors"
    • 同义词: pattern | figure
        1. an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
    • "he made no secret of his designs"
    • 同义词: purpose | intent | intention | aim
        1. a preliminary sketch indicating the plan for something
    • "the design of a building"
        1. the creation of something in the mind

    同义词: invention | innovation | excogitation | conception

        • v.
        1. make or work out a plan for; devise
    • "design a new sales strategy"
    • 同义词: plan | project | contrive
        1. design something for a specific role or purpose or effect
    • "This room is not designed for work"
        1. create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner
    • "Chanel designed the famous suit"
        1. make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form
    • "design a better mousetrap"
    • 同义词: plan
        1. create designs
    • "Dupont designs for the house of Chanel"
        1. conceive or fashion in the mind; invent
    • "She designed a good excuse for not attending classes that day"
        1. intend or have as a purpose
    • "She designed to go far in the world of business"

  17. Profile
  18. Renaissance
      1. 复兴
      2. 文艺复兴
      3. 复活
      4. 文艺复兴时期
  19. Conjureof lowers
    I don't know how I'll conjure up the money,but I'll pay rent tomorrow
  20. Aesthetic
    I added an aesthetic touch to the living room with silk flowers

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