gothic

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the Goths; rude; barbaric.

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the Pointed style of architecture.

Part of speech: noun

The language of the Goths.

Part of speech: noun

Arch. The pointed style.

Part of speech: noun

Print. A style of type.

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Usage examples "gothic":

  1. It may challenge the world to show anything so fine in the latest bloom and last development of Gothic art. - "Castilian Days", John Hay.
  2. Passing the drawbridge we turn to the right, and follow the road over the steep gothic bridge, westward, to reach the deserted village and ruined castle of Karnstein. - "In a Glass Darkly, v. 3/3", Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu.
  3. I believe we are pretty much all of us supplied with a Gothic church now. - "Backlog Studies", Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 23, 2009.