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Synonyms for Baroque

Synonyms for Baroque

elaborately and heavily ornamented

Synonyms for Baroque

the historic period from about 1600 until 1750 when the baroque style of art, architecture, and music flourished in Europe

elaborate and extensive ornamentation in decorative art and architecture that flourished in Europe in the 17th century


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having elaborate symmetrical ornamentation

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It has a baroque-style gate with a steep grand staircase.
A magnificent skyline, once defined by Baroque-style spires, lay in absolute ruin.
New baroque-style buildings are being built, mixed with other styles, while the old buildings get new kitschy facades," Serbian portal "vestionline.
Although the pro-government surveys reveal that the citizens of Skopje support the government's intent of putting up a new building rather than paying expensive rents, no one has yet provided an answer to the question of who is that expensive baroque-style 14-storey building being constructed for.
The 1910 baroque-style building was bought from the city council by David Milbourne and his wife Elaine.
His favorite acquisition is a 9-foot-long French Baroque-style buffet he got from a nationally rated dog-show judge.
They are also saying that this season opulence is the new black so baroque-style or anything overly decorative, is in.
AC Lumiere Sculptee De Chanel highlighting powder, pounds 42 Inspired by a baroque-style jewellery belt worn by Mademoiselle Chanel herself, the glistening powder is delicate and looks like textured gold.
Curvaceous, sexy and baroque-style it features a deepbuttoned back, metal-studded front and comes in this s eason's best upholstery c olour - grey.
organ, considered one of the country's most remarkable North German baroque-style instruments.
The entire wall is filled in red and is a striking contrast to the black and white Baroque-style wallpaper that extends from the reception area into the conference room.
After celebrating 52 years performing in the Spanish Baroque-style Music Hall, a 3,400-seat behemoth built in 1925 and surrounded by a landmark concentration of 1930s Art Deco-style exposition buildings, the company moves into a new, state-of-the-art, Norman Foster-designed opera house in the city's downtown in October 2009.
The baroque-style five-storey Commerce House was built for the York City and County Banking Company in 1873 and was best known as the home of the Midland Bank.
Even popes and cardinals, robed in 15th-century Renaissance court costumes, pontificating in Latin from 17th-century baroque-style thrones and pulpits, cannot ignore Jesus' explicit inclusion of women in the New Testament, a memory so strong that no scriptural editor dared tamper with it.
Commanding a spectacular view of Venice's Grand Canal and a few feet away from the Piazza San Marco, the fabulous Italian baroque-style Gritti Palace was originally built as a home for Doge Andrea Gritti in the 16th century, and was later used as the official residence of the Vatican's ambassadors to Venice.