Definition of Gothic

Gothic n. means: The language of the Goths; especially, the language of that part of the Visigoths who settled in Moesia in the 4th century. See Goth.

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Gothic n. means: The language of the Goths; especially, the language of that part of the Visigoths who settled in Moesia in the 4th century. See Goth.

Meaning of Gothic

Gothic (n.) means: The language of the Goths; especially, the language of that part of the Visigoths who settled in Moesia in the 4th century. See Goth.

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Gothic (a.): Pertaining to the Goths; as, Gothic customs; also, rude; barbarous.

Gothic (n.): The style described in Gothic, a., 2.

Gothicism (n.): A Gothic idiom.

Pangothic (a.): Of, pertaining to, or including, all the Gothic races.

Moesogothic (n.): The language of the Moesogoths; -- also called Gothic.

Tracer/y (n.): The decorative head of a Gothic window.

Gothicism (n.): Conformity to the Gothic style of architecture.

Ogive (n.): The arch or rib which crosses a Gothic vault diagonally.

Gothic (n.): A kind of square-cut type, with no hair lines.

Gothicize (v. t.): To make Gothic; to bring back to barbarism.

Vignette (n.): A running ornament consisting of leaves and tendrils, used in Gothic architecture.

Band (v. t.): In Gothic architecture, the molding, or suite of moldings, which encircles the pillars and small shafts.

Oillet (n.): A small circular opening, and ring of moldings surrounding it, used in window tracery in Gothic architecture.

Lierne rib (): In Gothic vaulting, any rib which does not spring from the impost and is not a ridge rib, but passes from one boss or intersection of the principal ribs to another.

Flamboyant (a.): Characterized by waving or flamelike curves, as in the tracery of windows, etc.; -- said of the later (15th century) French Gothic style.

Acroterium (n.): One of the small pedestals, for statues or other ornaments, placed on the apex and at the basal angles of a pediment. Acroteria are also sometimes placed upon the gables in Gothic architecture.

Corbel (n.): A bracket supporting a superincumbent object, or receiving the spring of an arch. Corbels were employed largely in Gothic architecture.

Poppyhead (n.): A raised ornament frequently having the form of a final. It is generally used on the tops of the upright ends or elbows which terminate seats, etc., in Gothic churches.

Bull (v. i.): A letter, edict, or respect, of the pope, written in Gothic characters on rough parchment, sealed with a bulla, and dated "a die Incarnationis," i. e., "from the day of the Incarnation." See Apostolical brief, under Brief.

Gable (n.): A decorative member having the shape of a triangular gable, such as that above a Gothic arch in a doorway.

Gothic (n.): The language of the Goths; especially, the language of that part of the Visigoths who settled in Moesia in the 4th century. See Goth.

Floriated (a.): Having floral ornaments; as, floriated capitals of Gothic pillars.

Dogtooth (n.): An ornament common in Gothic architecture, consisting of pointed projections resembling teeth; -- also called tooth ornament.

Finial (n.): The knot or bunch of foliage, or foliated ornament, that forms the upper extremity of a pinnacle in Gothic architecture; sometimes, the pinnacle itself.

Pendant (n.): A hanging ornament on roofs, ceilings, etc., much used in the later styles of Gothic architecture, where it is of stone, and an important part of the construction. There are imitations in plaster and wood, which are mere decorative features.

Foil (n.): The space between the cusps in Gothic architecture; a rounded or leaflike ornament, in windows, niches, etc. A group of foils is called trefoil, quatrefoil, quinquefoil, etc., according to the number of arcs of which it is composed.

Rib (n.): In Gothic vaulting, one of the primary members of the vault. These are strong arches, meeting and crossing one another, dividing the whole space into triangles, which are then filled by vaulted construction of lighter material. Hence, an imitation of one of these in wood, plaster, or the like.

Mould (n.): A group of moldings; as, the arch mold of a porch or doorway; the pier mold of a Gothic pier, meaning the whole profile, section, or combination of parts.

Black letter (): The old English or Gothic letter, in which the Early English manuscripts were written, and the first English books were printed. It was conspicuous for its blackness. See Type.

Gothic (a.): 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.

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Meaning of Goth

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Meaning of Hanky Codes

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Meaning of goth

goth means: Noun. 1. A youth culture phenomenon, derivative of 'punk', characterized by black clothes, long spikey or straggly hair and dour outlook. Also descriptive of their joyless style of music. The word derives from Gothic. 2. A person who adopts the characteristics of the youth culture described in version 1.

Meaning of Gothic

Gothic means: Pertaining to the Goths; as, Gothic customs; also, rude; barbarous.

Meaning of Gothic

Gothic means: The style described in Gothic, a., 2.

Meaning of Gothicism

Gothicism means: A Gothic idiom.

Meaning of Pangothic

Pangothic means: Of, pertaining to, or including, all the Gothic races.

Meaning of Moesogothic

Moesogothic means: The language of the Moesogoths; -- also called Gothic.

Meaning of Tracer/y

Tracer/y means: The decorative head of a Gothic window.

Meaning of Gothicism

Gothicism means: Conformity to the Gothic style of architecture.

Meaning of Ogive

Ogive means: The arch or rib which crosses a Gothic vault diagonally.

Meaning of Gothic

Gothic means: A kind of square-cut type, with no hair lines.

Meaning of Gothicize

Gothicize means: To make Gothic; to bring back to barbarism.

Meaning of Vignette

Vignette means: A running ornament consisting of leaves and tendrils, used in Gothic architecture.

Meaning of Band

Band means: In Gothic architecture, the molding, or suite of moldings, which encircles the pillars and small shafts.

Meaning of Oillet

Oillet means: A small circular opening, and ring of moldings surrounding it, used in window tracery in Gothic architecture.

Meaning of Lierne rib

Lierne rib means: In Gothic vaulting, any rib which does not spring from the impost and is not a ridge rib, but passes from one boss or intersection of the principal ribs to another.

Meaning of Flamboyant

Flamboyant means: Characterized by waving or flamelike curves, as in the tracery of windows, etc.; -- said of the later (15th century) French Gothic style.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Flay

Flay means: To skin; to strip off the skin or surface of; as, to flay an ox; to flay the green earth.

Meaning of Oblong-ovate

Oblong-ovate means: Between oblong and ovate, but inclined to the latter.

Meaning of Oxygenating

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Meaning of Penitent

Penitent means: One under church censure, but admitted to penance; one undergoing penance.

Meaning of Tongued

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