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romantic

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of romantic

  1. 1 excitingly or mysteriously unusual she dreamed of meeting a tall, romantic stranger who would introduce her to a life of adventure Synonyms of romantic bizarro, fantastic (also fantastical), glamorous (also glamourous), marvelous (or marvellous), outlandish, exotic, strangeWords Related to romantic colorful, picture-book, picturesque, quaint; alien, foreign; dark, distant, faraway, remote; alluring, captivating, enchanting, fascinating, magicalAntonyms of romantic familiar, nonexotic, nonglamorous, plain-Jane, unexotic, unglamorous, unromantic

  2. 2 having or marked by a tendency to be guided more by ideals than by reality a workshop intended to disabuse would-be innkeepers of the romantic notion that running a bed-and-breakfast is easy Synonyms of romantic idealist, quixotic, quixotical, idealistic, starry, starry-eyed, utopian, visionaryWords Related to romantic impractical, unrealistic; crusading, messianic, zealous; dewy-eyed, moonstruck, moony, sentimental, tender-minded; hopeful, optimistic, Pollyannaish (also Pollyannish), rosy, upbeat; doctrinaire, ideological (also ideologic)Near Antonyms of romantic hardheaded, hard-nosed, tough-minded, unsentimental; practical, pragmatic (also pragmatical), realisticAntonyms of romantic clear-eyed, clear-sighted


romantic

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of romantic

  1. one whose conduct is guided more by the image of perfection than by the real world she's a hopeless romantic who believes that her one true love is somewhere waiting to be found Synonyms of romantic Don Quixote, dreamer, fantast, idealizer, ideologue (also idealogue), idealist, romanticist, utopian, visionaryWords Related to romantic emotionalist, sentimentalist; daydreamer, fantasizer, woolgatherer; Micawber, optimist, Pollyanna; do-gooder, reformer; perfectionist; doctrinaire, theorist, thinkerNear Antonyms of romantic cynic, defeatist, pessimist; empiric, empiricistAntonyms of romantic hardnose, pragmatist, realist



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