a highly mannered Spanish literary style characterized by affected diction and strained figures of speech
Origin of Gongorismafter the style of Luis de Góngora y Argote (1561-1627), Spanish poet
A florid, ornate literary style, often employing elaborate puns and conceits.
Origin of GongorismAfter Luis de Góngora y Argote (1561-1627), Spanish poet
From Luis de Góngora, Spanish poet.