Pastiche vs Bouquet - What's the difference?

pastiche | bouquet |

As a verb pastiche

is .

As a noun bouquet is




(en noun)
  • A work of art, drama, literature, music, or architecture that imitates the work of a previous artist.
  • A musical medley, typically quoting other works.
  • An incongruous mixture; a hodgepodge.
  • (uncountable) A postmodern playwriting technique that fuses a variety of styles, genres, and story lines to create a new form.
  • Verb

  • To create or compose in a mixture of styles.
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    (en noun)
  • A bunch of flowers.
  • For my birthday I received two bouquets .
  • The scent of a particular wine.
  • This Bordeaux has an interesting bouquet .
  • (mathematics) A bouquet of circles.
  • Derived terms

    * bouquet of circles, bouquet of spheres

    See also

    * nosegay * corsage * posy ----