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Romanticism

Ro`man´ti`cism
n.1.A fondness for romantic characteristics or peculiarities; specifically, in modern literature, an aiming at romantic effects; - applied to the productions of a school of writers who sought to revive certain medi val forms and methods in opposition to the so-called classical style.
Noun1.Romanticismromanticism - impractical romantic ideals and attitudes
2.romanticism - a movement in literature and art during the late 18th and early 19th centuries that celebrated nature rather than civilization; "romanticism valued imagination and emotion over rationality"
Antonyms:
classicism - a movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms; "classicism often derived its models from the ancient Greeks and Romans"
3.romanticism - an exciting and mysterious quality (as of a heroic time or adventure)
Synonyms: romance
affection, affectionateness, amativeness, amorousness, autism, autistic thinking, bathos, bleeding heart, cloyingness, demonstrativeness, dereism, dereistic thinking, dreamery, ecstasy, enchantment, flight of fancy, goatishness, goo, hearts-and-flowers, horniness, ideal, idealism, ideality, idealization, imaginative exercise, impracticality, lovelornness, lovesickness, maudlinness, mawkishness, mush, mushiness, namby-pamby, namby-pambyism, namby-pambyness, nostalgia, nostomania, oversentimentalism, oversentimentality, play of fancy, quixotism, quixotry, rapture, romance, sentiment, sentimentalism, sentimentality, sexiness, slop, sloppiness, slush, soap opera, sob story, susceptibility, sweetness and light, tearjerker, unpracticalness, unrealism, unreality, utopianism, visionariness, wish fulfillment, wish-fulfillment fantasy, wishful thinking
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