Definition of painterish in US English:

painterish

adjective

rare
  • Characteristic, suggestive, or reminiscent of painters; painterly.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in John Ruskin (1819–1900), art critic and social critic. From painter + -ish.

Pronunciation

painterish

/ˈpeɪnt(ə)rɪʃ/