classicalism

[ klas-uh-siz-uh m ]SEE DEFINITION OF classicalism
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Flaxman, to his credit, in spite of his classicalism, was one of the first to draw attention 32to the work.

The psychological descent into classicalism is always a strong possibility.

The United States, you imagine, would of all nations be the freest from classicalism.

WORD ORIGIN

"classical style in art or literature," 1830, from classic + -ism. Related: Classicist.

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