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Princeton's WordNet

  1. classics(noun)

    study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome

Wiktionary

  1. classics(Noun)

    The branch of the humanities comprising the languages, literature, philosophy, history, art, archaeology and other culture of the ancient Mediterranean World; especially Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome during the classical era.

Freebase

  1. Classics

    Classics is the branch of the Humanities comprising the languages, literature, philosophy, history, art, archaeology and other culture of the ancient Mediterranean world; especially Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome during Classical Antiquity. Initially, the study of the Classics was the principal study in the humanities.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Classics

    originally, and often still, the standard authors in the literature of Greece or Rome, now authors in any literature that represent it at its best, when, as Goethe has it, it is "vigorous, fresh, joyous, and healthy," as in the "Nibelungen," no less than in the "Iliad."

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of classics in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of classics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of classics in a Sentence

  1. Alicia Alonso:

    We Cubans were born to dance as a people, thanks to the mix of races, the Spanish and the African, both lovers of dance, cuban dancers immediately stand out with their expressive way of performing the great classics or the moderns.

  2. Fernando Meirelles:

    Athens was about the classics, Beijing was grandiose and muscular, London was smart, and ours - ours will be cool.

  3. Coco Chanel:

    Innovation! One cannot be forever innovating. I want to create classics.

  4. Saint Laurent:

    A sharp take on Saint Laurent classics devised to strengthen individuality.

  5. Henery Miller, Tropic of Cancer 1934:

    A man with his belly full of the classics is an enemy of the human race.

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