romancical

adjective

ro·​man·​ci·​cal
rōˈman(t)sə̇kəl
1
: of, relating to, or consisting of romance or romantic fiction
romancical books
2
: writing or inventing romance or romantic fiction
romancical writers

Word History

Etymology

romance entry 1 + -ical

First Known Use

1655, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of romancical was in 1655

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“Romancical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/romancical. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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