Definition of picaresque


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • picaresque is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 23 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • picaresque is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 26 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of picaresque

  • involving clever rogues or adventurers especially as in a type of fiction (adjective)

    Examples

    1. picaresque novels
    2. waifs of the picaresque tradition
    3. a picaresque hero

See definition of picaresque in Merriam Webster