-esque


-esque
-esque suffix meaning "resembling or suggesting the style of," from Fr. -esque "like, in the manner of," from It. -esco, like M.L. -iscus from a Germanic source (Cf. O.H.G. -isc, Ger. -isch, English -ish; see -ISH (Cf. -ish)).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.


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