Definition of Gothic in English :
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Gothic meaning in English
Meaning of Gothic in English
Pronunciation of Gothic in English
Gothic pronunciation in English
Pronounce Gothic in Englishsee synonyms of gothic
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
3. gothic, gothic architecture
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
characteristic of the style of type commonly used for printing German
of or relating to the language of the ancient Goths
Example Sentences:'the Gothic Bible translation'
of or relating to the Goths
Example Sentences:'Gothic migrations'
as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened
Example Sentences:'a medieval attitude toward dating'
characterized by gloom and mystery and the grotesque
Example Sentences:'gothic novels like Frankenstein''
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