1.Pertaining to the Goths; as, Gothic customs; also, rude; barbarous.
2.(Arch.) Of or pertaining to a style of architecture with pointed arches, steep roofs, windows large in proportion to the wall spaces, and, generally, great height in proportion to the other dimensions - prevalent in Western Europe from about 1200 to 1475 a. d. See Illust. of Abacus, and Capital.
n.1.The language of the Goths; especially, the language of that part of the Visigoths who settled in Moesia in the 4th century. See Goth.
2.A kind of square-cut type, with no hair lines.
3.(Arch.) The style described in Gothic, a., 2.
Noun1.Gothic - extinct East Germanic language of the ancient Goths; the only surviving record being fragments of a 4th-century translation of the Bible by Bishop Ulfilas
2.Gothic - a heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries
Synonyms: black letter
3.Gothic - a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical piers and counterbalancing buttresses and by vaulting and pointed arches
Adj.1.Gothic - characteristic of the style of type commonly used for printing German
2.Gothic - of or relating to the language of the ancient Goths; "the Gothic Bible translation"
3.Gothic - of or relating to the Goths; "Gothic migrations"
4.gothic - as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened; "a medieval attitude toward dating"
Synonyms: mediaeval, medieval
5.gothic - characterized by gloom and mystery and the grotesque; "gothic novels like `Frankenstein'"
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