Romanticist vs. Romantic

Romanticist vs. Romantic — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Romanticist and Romantic

Romanticistnoun

often Romanticism An artistic and intellectual movement originating in Europe in the late 1700s and characterized by a heightened interest in nature, emphasis on the individual's expression of emotion and imagination, departure from the attitudes and forms of classicism, and rebellion against established social rules and conventions.

Romanticadjective

Having, showing, expressive of, or conducive to feelings of love or romance

met a romantic stranger.a café with a romantic atmosphere.

Romanticistnoun

Romantic quality or spirit in thought, expression, or action.

Romanticadjective

Imaginative but impractical; visionary

romantic notions of turning downtown into a giant garden.

Romanticistnoun

An advocate or follower of romanticism.

Romanticadjective

Not based on fact; idealized or fictitious

His memoirs were criticized as a romantic view of the past.
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Romanticistnoun

someone who indulges in excessive sentimentality

Romanticadjective

Of, relating to, or characteristic of artistic romance

the romantic exploits of the young hero.

Romanticistnoun

an artist of the romantic period or someone influenced by romanticism

Romanticadjective

often Romantic Of or characteristic of romanticism in the arts.

Romanticistadjective

belonging to or characteristic of romanticism or the Romantic movement in the arts;

romantic poetry

Romanticnoun

A romantic person.

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Romanticnoun

often Romantic A follower or adherent of romanticism.

Romanticadjective

Of a work of literature, a writer etc.: being like or having the characteristics of a romance, or poetic tale of a mythic or quasi-historical time; fantastic.

Romanticadjective

(obsolete) Fictitious, imaginary.

Romanticadjective

Fantastic, unrealistic (of an idea etc.); fanciful, sentimental, impractical (of a person).

Mary sighed, knowing her ideals were far too romantic to work in reality.

Romanticadjective

Having the qualities of romance (in the sense of something appealing deeply to the imagination); invoking on a powerfully sentimental idea of life; evocative, atmospheric.

Romanticadjective

Pertaining to an idealised form of love (originally, as might be felt by the heroes of a romance); conducive to romance; loving, affectionate.

Their kiss started casually, but it slowly turned romantic.

Romanticadjective

alternative form of Romantic

Romanticnoun

A person with romantic character (a character like those of the knights in a mythic romance).

Romanticnoun

A person who is behaving romantically (in a manner befitting someone who feels an idealized form of love).

Oh, flowers! You're such a romantic.

Romanticnoun

a soulful or amorous idealist

Romanticnoun

an artist of the romantic period or someone influenced by romanticism

Romanticadjective

belonging to or characteristic of romanticism or the Romantic movement in the arts;

romantic poetry

Romanticadjective

expressive of or exciting sexual love or romance;

her amatory affairsamorous glancesa romantic adventurea romantic moonlight ride

Romanticadjective

not sensible about practical matters; unrealistic;

as quixotic as a restoration of medieval knighthooda romantic disregard for moneya wild-eyed dream of a world state