Meaning of Italianate
Pronunciation: (adj.i-tal'yu-nāt", -nitv.i-tal'yu-nāt"), [key]
— adj., v., -at•ed, -at•ing.
- Italianized; conforming to the Italian type or style or to Italian customs, manners, etc.
- in the style of Renaissance or Baroque Italy.
- noting or pertaining to a mid-Victorian American style remotely based on Romanesque vernacular residential and castle architecture of the Italian countryside, but sometimes containing Renaissance and Baroque elements.
- to Italianize.