Meaning of New Romanticism in English:

New Romanticism

Pronunciation /ˌnjuː rə(ʊ)ˈmantɪsɪz(ə)m/


  • 1Any of various new or modern social, philosophical, or artistic movements regarded as incorporating elements of Romanticism; the attitudes or beliefs of such a movement; neo-romanticism.

  • 2Specifically (chiefly British). The subculture, or the related music or fashions, of the New Romantic movement.


Late 19th century; earliest use found in The New Englander. From new + romanticism.