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Synonyms for Gothic
ˈgɒθ ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gothic(noun)

    extinct East Germanic language of the ancient Goths; the only surviving record being fragments of a 4th-century translation of the Bible by Bishop Ulfilas

    Synonyms:
    black letter

    Antonyms:
    familiar, modern

  2. Gothic, black letter(noun)

    a heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries

    Synonyms:
    black letter

    Antonyms:
    familiar, modern

  3. Gothic, Gothic architecture(adj)

    a 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

    Synonyms:
    black letter

    Antonyms:
    modern, familiar

  4. Gothic(adj)

    characteristic of the style of type commonly used for printing German

    Synonyms:
    medieval, mediaeval

    Antonyms:
    modern, familiar

  5. Gothic(adj)

    of or relating to the language of the ancient Goths

    "the Gothic Bible translation"

    Synonyms:
    medieval, mediaeval

    Antonyms:
    modern, familiar

  6. Gothic(adj)

    of or relating to the Goths

    "Gothic migrations"

    Synonyms:
    medieval, mediaeval

    Antonyms:
    modern, familiar

  7. medieval, mediaeval, gothic(adj)

    as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened

    "a medieval attitude toward dating"

    Synonyms:
    medieval, knightly, chivalric, mediaeval, gothic

    Antonyms:
    familiar, modern

  8. gothic(adj)

    characterized by gloom and mystery and the grotesque

    "gothic novels like `Frankenstein'"

    Synonyms:
    medieval, mediaeval

    Antonyms:
    familiar, modern

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gothic(a.)

    Synonyms:
    rude, barbaric, barbarous

  2. gothic(n.)

    Synonyms:
    gothic language

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "gothic":

    goth

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How to use Gothic in a sentence?

  1. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.

  2. Roland Barthes:

    I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion by unknown artists, and consumed in image if not in usage by a whole population which appropriates them as a purely magical object.

  3. Del Toro:

    I made it a point to make every man in the movie useless. Normally in gothic romance you end with (the male hero) carrying the girl without a shirt and rescuing her from imminent danger, i wanted to sort of actualize the genre a little bit and make the female roles the central roles.

  4. Rory Stewart:

    I'm getting away from that gothic shouting chamber of Westminster, I'm getting away from politics which makes me feel sometimes as though (U.S. President Donald) Trump has never left London, this is a city that is now in real danger, danger from Brexit, from technological change, but I think above all from what has happened in British politics, to the kind of extremism that is taking over our country.

  5. Reverend W. Awdry (1911 - 1997):

    [Of the parralels between the railways and the church] both had their heyday in the mid-nineteenth century; both own a great deal of Gothic-style architecture which is expensive to maintain; both are regularly assailed by critics; and both are firmly convinced that they are the best means of getting man to his ultimate destination.

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