[pik-er-dee] /ˈpɪk ər di/
a region in N France: formerly a province.
a region of N France: mostly low-lying; scene of heavy fighting in World War I French name Picardie (pikardi)
from Old French pic (Modern French pique) “pike” (see pike (n.2)); the characteristic weapon of the people who lived in this part of northern France in ancient times.
noun, Music. 1. a major third in the final tonic chord of a composition written in a minor key. noun 1. (music) a major chord used in the final chord of a piece of music in the minor mode Also called tierce de Picardie
[pik-uh-roh, pee-kuh-] /ˈpɪk əˌroʊ, ˈpi kə-/ noun, plural picaros. 1. a rogue or vagabond.
[pik-uh-resk] /ˌpɪk əˈrɛsk/ adjective 1. pertaining to, characteristic of, or characterized by a form of prose fiction, originally developed in Spain, in which the adventures of an engagingly roguish hero are described in a series of usually humorous or satiric episodes that often depict, in realistic detail, the everyday life of the common people: picaresque […]
[pi-kah-soh, -kas-oh; Spanish pee-kah-saw] /pɪˈkɑ soʊ, -ˈkæs oʊ; Spanish piˈkɑ sɔ/ noun 1. Pablo [pah-bloh;; Spanish pah-vlaw] /ˈpɑ bloʊ;; Spanish ˈpɑ vlɔ/ (Show IPA), 1881–1973, Spanish painter and sculptor in France. /pɪˈkæsəʊ/ noun 1. Pablo (ˈpæbləʊ). 1881–1973, Spanish painter and sculptor, resident in France: a highly influential figure in 20th-century art and a founder, with […]