post·​ro·​man·​tic ˌpōst-rō-ˈman-tik How to pronounce postromantic (audio)
variants or post-Romantic
: of, relating to, or occurring in the period following romanticism
postromantic poetry
writers in the post-Romantic era

Word History

First Known Use

1897, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of postromantic was in 1897

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“Postromantic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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