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baroque
American English: /bəˈroʊk/
British English: /bəˈrɒk/
, /bəˈrəʊk/

Translation of baroque in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    also: Baroque
    (Architecture, Art, Music)
    Example sentences
    • Early eighteenth century baroque composer Vivaldi was a trained priest who had music in his heart.
    • The programme will include baroque concertos by Vivaldi, Bach and many more.
    • To sum up, this disc is a must for all choral enthusiasts who have the rich seam of 18th century baroque music at heart.
    1.2 (extravagant)
    Example sentences
    • He also earned the scorn of most of the UK when the couple sold pictures of their baroque wedding to a glossy magazine for #1 million.
    • Way beyond merely luxurious, the baroque decor is jaw-droppingly ostentatious.
    • If the Little Church is as Old Vegas as Sinatra at the Sands, the wedding chapels at Bellagio are as New Vegas as Celine Dion - extravagant, baroque.

noun Baroque

  • the baroque
    el barroco
    Example sentences
    • What were called ‘Chinoiserie’ styles of alleged Asian designs were in vogue for those who wanted a lighter alternative to the formality of baroque or neoclassicism.
    • Most big-ticket performers know their place, whether it be classical, baroque or grand opera.
    • Austrian architects created a distinctive national style, Austrian baroque, that featured irregular or undulating outlines, dynamic use of bold and delicate colors, and rich ornamentation.

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