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  Definition of Romance
  1. an exciting and mysterious quality (as of a heroic time or adventure)
  2. a novel dealing with idealized events remote from everyday life
  3. a story dealing with love
  4. the group of languages derived from Latin
  5. a relationship between two lovers
  6. tell romantic or exaggerated lies; "This author romanced his trip to an exotic country"
  7. talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions; "The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My husband never flirts with other women"
  8. have a love affair with
  9. make amorous advances towards; "John is courting Mary"
  10. relating to languages derived from Latin; "Romance languages"
Similar Words: romanticism, love story, Romance, Romance language, Latinian language, love affair, chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, philander, mash, woo, court, solicit, Latin

 

Hyponyms: stardust, Gothic romance, bodice ripper, Haitian Creole, Italian, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Catalan, Rhaeto-Romance, Rhaeto-Romanic, Romanian, Rumanian, intrigue, wanton, vamp, chase, chase after, display

 

Pertainyms: Romance, Romance language, Latinian language

 

Derivational Morphology: chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, philander, mash, woo, court, solicit, romanticism, wolf, woman chaser, skirt chaser, masher, love story, love affair, vamp, vamper, minx, tease, prickteaser, flirting, flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toying, courtship, wooing, courting, suit, suitor, suer, wooer

 

Anagrams: Cremona

 

 
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