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adjective     romantic pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    making you have feelings of love and excitement

    We had a romantic dinner in an expensive restaurant.

    What could be more romantic than a wedding on a tropical island?

    1. b.
      used about beautiful places that make you think about love

      a romantic city

    2. c.
      literature used about books, plays, and movies about love

      It’s a very romantic movie.

      romantic comedy/fiction

  2. 2
    someone who is romantic tends to believe that things are better or more exciting than they really are

    I doubt that your romantic vision of country life matches the reality.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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