Definition of pintoresque in US English:

pintoresque

adjective

rare
  • Forming a suitable subject for a painting; picturesque.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Daily Telegraph. From Spanish pintoresco picturesque from pintor + -esco, after Italian pittoresco: see -esque.

Pronunciation

pintoresque

/ˌpɪntəˈrɛsk/