HyperDic: romantic

English > 5 senses of the word romantic:
ADJECTIVEpertromantic, romanticist, romanticisticbelonging to or characteristic of Romanticism or the Romantic Movement in the arts
allromantic, amatory, amorousexpressive of or exciting sexual love or romance
allromantic, quixotic, wild-eyednot sensible about practical matters
NOUNperson romantica soulful or amorous idealist
person romantic, romanticistan artist of the Romantic Movement or someone influenced by Romanticism
romantic > pronunciation
Soundsrowmae'ntihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > romantic: 5 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningbelonging to or characteristic of Romanticism or the Romantic Movement in the arts.
Example"romantic poetry"
Synonymsromanticist, romanticistic
Spanishromántico
NounsRomanticisma movement in literature and art during the late 18th and early 19th centuries that celebrated nature rather than civilization
English > romantic: 5 senses > adjective 2
Meaningexpressive of or exciting sexual love or romance.
Examples
  • "a romantic adventure"
  • "a romantic moonlight ride"
Synonymsamatory, amorous
BroaderlovingFeeling or showing love and affection
Spanishamativo, amatorio, amoroso, erótico
Catalaneròtic
Nounsromancea relationship between two lovers
Adverbsromanticallyin a romantic manner
English > romantic: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaningnot sensible about practical matters; idealistic and unrealistic.
Example "a romantic disregard for money"
Synonymsquixotic, wild-eyed
Broaderimpracticalnot practical
Spanishidealista, quijotesca, quijotesco, romántico
Catalanidealista, quixotesc, romàntic
Nounsromancea novel dealing with idealized events remote from everyday life
romanticismimpractical romantic ideals and attitudes
Adverbsromanticallyin a romantic manner
English > romantic: 5 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA soulful or amorous idealist.
Broaderidealist, dreamersomeone guided more by ideals than by practical considerations
Spanishromántico
Catalanromàntic
English > romantic: 5 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAn artist of the Romantic Movement or someone influenced by Romanticism.
Synonymromanticist
Broaderartist, creative personA person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination / imagination
OppositeclassicistAn artistic person who adheres to classicism
Spanishromántico
Catalanromàntic

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