Antonyms of noun romanticism

1 of 3 senses of romanticism

Sense 2
Romanticism, Romantic Movement -- (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")
       Antonym of classicism (Sense 1)
      => classicism, classicalism -- (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")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun romanticism

3 senses of romanticism

Sense 1
romanticism -- (impractical romantic ideals and attitudes)
       => idealism -- (impracticality by virtue of thinking of things in their ideal form rather than as they really are)

Sense 2
Romanticism, Romantic Movement -- (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")
       => humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, arts -- (studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills); "the college of arts and sciences")
       => artistic style, idiom -- (the style of a particular artist or school or movement; "an imaginative orchestral idiom")

Sense 3
romanticism, romance -- (an exciting and mysterious quality (as of a heroic time or adventure))
       => quality -- (an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare)

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