HyperDic: gothic

English > 8 senses of the word Gothic / gothic:
ADJECTIVEpertGothiccharacteristic of the style of type commonly used for printing German
pertGothicof or relating to the language of the ancient Goths
pertGothicof or relating to the Goths
allgothic, medieval, mediaevalas if belonging to the Middle Ages
allgothiccharacterized by gloom and mystery and the grotesque
NOUNcommunicationGothicextinct East Germanic language of the ancient Goths
communicationGothic, black lettera heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries
cognitionGothic, Gothic architecturea style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries
Gothic / gothic > pronunciation
Soundsgaa'thihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > Gothic: 8 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningcharacteristic of the style of type commonly used for printing German.
NounsGothica heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries
English > Gothic: 8 senses > adjective 2, pert
MeaningOf or relating to the language of the ancient Goths.
Spanishgótico
Catalangòtic
NounsGothicextinct East Germanic language of the ancient Goths
English > Gothic: 8 senses > adjective 3, pert
MeaningOf or relating to the Goths.
Spanishgodo, gótico
Catalangòtic
NounsGothone of the Teutonic people who invaded the Roman Empire in the 3rd to 5th centuries
English > gothic: 8 senses > adjective 4
MeaningAs if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened.
Synonymsmedieval, mediaeval
Broadernonmodernnot modern
Spanishmedieval
Catalanmedieval
English > gothic: 8 senses > adjective 5
MeaningCharacterized by gloom and mystery and the grotesque.
Example"gothic novels like 'Frankenstein'"
Categoryliteraturecreative writing of recognized / recognized artistic value
Broaderstrange, unusualdefinitely out of the ordinary and unexpected
Spanishgótico
English > Gothic: 8 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningExtinct East Germanic language of the ancient Goths; the only surviving record being fragments of a 4th-century translation of the Bible by Bishop Ulfilas.
BroaderEast Germanic, East Germanic languageAn extinct branch of the Germanic languages
Spanishgótico
Catalangòtic
AdjectivesGothicof or relating to the language of the ancient Goths
English > Gothic: 8 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries.
Synonymblack letter
Broaderfont, fount, typeface, face, caseA specific size and style of type within a type family
Spanishletra gótica
Catalanlletra gòtica
AdjectivesGothiccharacteristic of the style of type commonly used for printing German
English > Gothic: 8 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningA style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical piers and counterbalancing buttresses and by vaulting and pointed arches.
SynonymGothic architecture
Narrowerperpendicular, perpendicular style, English-Gothic, English-Gothic architectureA Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England
Broaderarchitectural style, style of architecture, type of architecturearchitecture as a kind of art form
Spanisharquitectura gótica, gótico

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