HyperDic: classicalism

English > 1 sense of the word classicalism:
NOUNcognitionclassicalism, classicisma movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms
English > classicalism: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms.
Synonymclassicism
Broaderartistic style, idiomThe style of a particular artist or school or movement
humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, artsstudies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
OppositeRomanticism, Romantic MovementA movement in literature and art during the late 18th and early 19th centuries that celebrated nature rather than civilization
Spanishclasicismo
Catalanclassicisme

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