Definition of Baroque. Meaning of Baroque. Synonyms of Baroque

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Definition of Baroque

Baroque
Baroque Ba*roque", a. Irregular in form; -- said esp. of a pearl.
Baroque
Baroque Ba*roque", a. [F.; cf. It. barocco.] (Arch.) In bad taste; grotesque; odd.

Meaning of Baroque from wikipedia

- The Baroque (UK: /bəˈrɒk/ bə-ROK, US: /-ˈroʊk/ -⁠ROHK; French: [baʁɔk]) or Baroquism is a Western style of architecture, music, dance, painting, sculpture...
- Baroque music (UK: /bəˈrɒk/ or US: /bəˈroʊk/) refers to the period or dominant style of Western classical music composed from about 1600 to 1750. The...
- Baroque architecture is a highly decorative and theatrical style which appeared in Italy in the early 17th century and gradually spread across Europe...
- Baroque pop (sometimes called baroque rock) is a fusion genre that combines rock music with particular elements of classical music. It emerged in the...
- Neo-Baroque may refer to: Neo-Baroque music Neo-Baroque painting Baroque Revival architecture Neo-Baroque film This disambiguation page lists articles...
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- The term baroque horse describes a group of horse breeds, usually descended from and retaining the distinctive characteristics of a particular type of...
- Widescreen baroque is a style of science fiction writing "characterized by larger-than-life characters, violence, intrigue, extravagant settings or actions...
- Baroque painting is the painting ****ociated with the Baroque cultural movement. The movement is often identified with Absolutism, the Counter Reformation...
- Baroque pearls are pearls with an irregular, non-spherical shape. Shapes can range from minor aberrations to distinctly ovoid, curved, pinched, or lumpy...