Gothic

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Synonyms for Gothic

extinct East Germanic language of the ancient Goths

a heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries

a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries

as if belonging to the Middle Ages

Related Words

characterized by gloom and mystery and the grotesque

References in periodicals archive ?
But in the city, the contrived architectural "gothiciz[ing]" of the Inner Temple is arguably no more heinous a crime than Elia's essayistic Gothicizing of Blakesware for the London Magazine.
Grabinski owed almost all his limited literary fame to two books of horror tales, each with a distinct thematic dominant: one titled Demon ruchu [The demon of motion] (1918), gothicizing whatever happens to be related to the railroad system, the other called Ksiega ognia [The book of fire] (1922), revealing deep fascination with the element that burns things to ashes.
provocation: by gothicizing bourgeois, white pregnancy, it renders