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Definition 1: a soulful or amorous idealist - [noun denoting person]

(romantic is a kind of ...) someone guided more by ideals than by practical considerations

Definition 2: an artist of the Romantic Movement or someone influenced by Romanticism - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for romantic in the sense of this definition

(romantic is a kind of ...) a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination

Definition 3: belonging to or characteristic of Romanticism or the Romantic Movement in the arts - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where romantic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • romantic poetry

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Definition 4: not sensible about practical matters; idealistic and unrealistic - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where romantic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • as quixotic as a restoration of medieval knighthood
  • a romantic disregard for money
  • a wild-eyed dream of a world state

Synonyms for romantic in the sense of this definition

(romantic is similar to ...) not practical; not workable or not given to practical matters

"refloating the ship proved impractical because of the expense" "he is intelligent but too impractical for commercial work" "an impractical solution"

Definition 5: expressive of or exciting sexual love or romance - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where romantic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her amatory affairs
  • amorous glances
  • a romantic adventure
  • a romantic moonlight ride

Synonyms for romantic in the sense of this definition

(romantic is similar to ...) feeling or showing love and affection

"loving parents" "loving glances"

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