noun see Gothic I

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  • Gothicness — noun The state or condition of being Gothic. Syn: Gothicity …   Wiktionary

  • gothicness — goth·ic·ness …   English syllables

  • gothicness — noun ( es) Usage: usually capitalized : the quality or state of being Gothic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gothic — I. adjective Date: 1591 1. a. of, relating to, or resembling the Goths, their civilization, or their language b. Teutonic, Germanic c. medieval 1 d. uncouth, barbarous 2. a. of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a style …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gothic — gothically, adv. gothicness, gothicity /go this i tee/, n. /goth ik/, adj. 1. (usually cap.) noting or pertaining to a style of architecture, originating in France in the middle of the 12th century and existing in the western half of Europe… …   Universalium

  • Gothicity — noun Gothicness …   Wiktionary

  • Gothic — [gäth′ik] adj. [LL Gothicus: see GOTH1] 1. of the Goths or their language or culture 2. designating, of, or related to a style of architecture developed in W Europe between the 12th and 16th cent. and characterized by the use of ribbed vaulting,… …   English World dictionary

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