Gongorist

Gongorism

[gong-guh-riz-uhm, gawng-]
noun
imitation of the ornate and intricate style of Góngora y Argote.

Origin:
1805–15; < Spanish gongorismo. See Góngora y Argote, -ism

Gongorist, noun
Gongoristic, adjective
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Gongorism (ˈɡɒŋɡəˌrɪzəm)
 
n
1.  an affected literary style characterized by intricate language and obscurity
2.  an example of this
 
[C19: from Spanish gongorismo; see Góngora y Argote]
 
'Gongorist
 
n
 
Gongo'ristic
 
adj

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