• Definition for "classicism"
    • Aesthetic attitudes and principles manifested inside art, architecture,…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "classicism"
    • Many other contemporaries, often in violent…
    • View More
  • Synonym for "classicism"
  • Hypernym for "classicism"
  • Same Context for "classicism"

classicism definition

  • noun:
    • Aesthetic attitudes and principles manifested inside art, architecture, and literary works of ancient Greece and Rome and described as increased exposure of type, ease of use, proportion, and restraint.
    • Adherence into aesthetic values embodied in ancient greek language and Roman art and literary works.
    • Classical grant.
    • A Greek or Latin phrase or idiom.
    • all of the traditional practices regarding the art and architecture of ancient Greece and Rome, particularly the components of simplicity, elegance and proportion
    • Classical scholarship
    • A Greek or Latin expression found in an English sentence
    • A classic idiom or phrase; a classicalism.
    • An idiom and/or model of the classics.
    • The use or replica of what is classical or classic in style.
    • Classical scholarship or discovering.
    • a movement in literature and art during seventeenth and eighteenth hundreds of years in European countries that preferred rationality and restraint and rigid kinds
161 votes

How would you define classicism?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!