noun ro·man·tism \rōˈman‧ˌtizəm\

Definition of romantism



  1. :  romanticism moonshine romantism idealizing slave-holding aristocrats — J. F. Dobie

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Origin and Etymology of romantism

French romantisme, from romantique + -isme -ism

First Known Use: 1828

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a brief usually trivial fact

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