Synonyms of romanticism


1. romanticism, idealism

usage: impractical romantic ideals and attitudes

2. Romanticism, Romantic Movement, humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, arts, artistic style, idiom

usage: 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"

3. romanticism, romance, quality

usage: an exciting and mysterious quality (as of a heroic time or adventure)

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Definition and meaning of romanticism (Dictionary)