Word of the Day – May 1 – Rococo

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adjective: Rococo  (ruh-KOH-koh)

Definition:

1. Of or relating to an artistic style especially of the 18th century characterized by fanciful curved asymmetrical forms and elaborate ornamentation.

2. Excessively ornate or intricate.

Sample sentence: Among the items being auctioned off is a beautiful set of six chairs carved in rococo style.

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