romantic

  • 1 Romantic — Ro*man tic, a. [F. romantique, fr. OF. romant. See {Romance}.] 1. Of or pertaining to romance; involving or resembling romance; hence, fanciful; marvelous; extravagant; unreal; as, a romantic tale; a romantic notion; a romantic undertaking. [1913 …

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  • 2 Romantic? — Romantic? …

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  • 3 romantic — ROMÁNTIC, Ă, romantici, ce, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj. Care se inspiră din romantism, care ţine de romantism sau prezintă aspecte caracteristice acestui curent; care aparţine romantismului, privitor la romantism. 2. s.m. şi f. Creator a cărui operă …

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  • 4 romantic — [rō man′tik] adj. [Fr romantique < obs. romant (see ROMAUNT) + ique, IC] 1. of, having the nature of, characteristic of, or characterized by romance 2. without a basis in fact; fanciful, fictitious, or fabulous 3. not practical; visionary or… …

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  • 5 Romantic — (Порт де Полленса,Испания) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Paseo Londres, 48, 07470 По …

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  • 6 romantic — ► ADJECTIVE 1) inclined towards or suggestive of love or romance. 2) of, characterized by, or suggestive of an idealized view of reality. 3) (Romantic) relating to the artistic and literary movement of romanticism. ► NOUN 1) a person with… …

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  • 7 romantic — index quixotic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8 romantic — adj *sentimental, mawkish, maudlin, soppy, mushy, slushy Analogous words: fanciful, *imaginary, quixotic, fantastic, visionary: invented, created (see INVENT): picturesque, pictorial, vivid, *graphic …

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  • 9 romantic — [adj] sentimental, idealistic adventurous, amorous, bathetic, charming, chimerical, chivalrous, colorful, corny*, daring, dreamy, enchanting, erotic, exciting, exotic, extravagant, fairy tale, fanciful, fantastic, fascinating, fond, glamorous,… …

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  • 10 romantic — [[t]roʊmæ̱ntɪk[/t]] ♦♦♦ romantics 1) ADJ GRADED Someone who is romantic or does romantic things says and does things that make their wife, husband, girlfriend, or boyfriend feel special and loved. When we re together, all he talks about is… …

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  • 11 romantic — ro|man|tic1 [rəuˈmæntık, rə US rou, rə ] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(showing love)¦ 2¦(relating to love)¦ 3¦(story/film)¦ 4¦(beautiful)¦ 5¦(not practical)¦ 6 Romantic art/literature etc ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1600 1700; : French; Origin: romantique, from Old French… …

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  • 12 romantic — I UK [rəʊˈmæntɪk] / US [roʊˈmæntɪk] adjective ** 1) making you have feelings of love and excitement We had a romantic dinner in an expensive restaurant. What could be more romantic than a wedding on a tropical island? a) involving love and sex… …

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  • 13 romantic — ro|man|tic1 [ rou mæntık ] adjective ** 1. ) making you have feelings of love and excitement: a romantic candle lit dinner What could be more romantic than a wedding on a tropical island? a ) involving love and sex: Romantic relationships between …

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  • 14 romantic — 1 adjective 1 SHOWING LOVE showing strong feelings of love: “Tom always sends me red roses on my birthday.” “How romantic!” 2 CONNECTED WITH LOVE connected with feelings of love or with a loving relationship: It s not a romantic relationship they …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 romantic — 01. We had a [romantic] candlelit supper together for our wedding anniversary. 02. They became [romantically] involved during a conference they were both attending in Paris last summer. 03. He became [romantically] involved with his wife s best… …

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  • 16 romantic — adj. & n. adj. 1 of, characterized by, or suggestive of an idealized, sentimental, or fantastic view of reality; remote from experience (a romantic picture; a romantic setting). 2 inclined towards or suggestive of romance in love (a romantic… …

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  • 17 romantic — romantically, adv. romanticalness, n. /roh man tik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of romance; characteristic or suggestive of the world of romance: a romantic adventure. 2. fanciful; impractical; unrealistic: romantic ideas. 3.… …

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  • 18 romantic — {{11}}romantic (adj.) 1650s, of the nature of a literary romance, from Fr. romantique, from M.Fr. romant a romance, oblique case of O.Fr. romanz verse narrative (see ROMANCE (Cf. romance)). As a literary style, opposed to classical since before… …

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  • 19 romantic — adjective 1》 inclined towards or suggestive of romance.     ↘relating to love, especially in a sentimental or idealized way. 2》 characterized by an idealized view of reality: a romantic attitude to the past. 3》 (Romantic) relating to romanticism …

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  • 20 romantic — 1. adjective 1) he s so romantic Syn: loving, amorous, passionate, tender, affectionate; informal lovey dovey 2) the book was a bit too romantic for my tastes Syn: sentimental, mawkish, saccharine, syrupy; informal mushy, schmal …

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