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Princeton's WordNet

  1. classicsnoun

    study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome

Wiktionary

  1. classicsnoun

    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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  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. Heydon Mizon:

    The pub is a real pub, with roaring fires, locally crafted cask ales, world beers and great wines specializing in freshly roasted rotisserie chicken and pub classics.

  2. Dominic Venegas:

    One of the many things I enjoy about making drinks is introducing people to new ways to enjoy their favorite spirits through classic cocktails, there’s a bit of elegance and history to the classics, and every father loves a classic.

  3. Marshall McLuhan:

    Today it is not the classroom nor the classics which are the repositories of models of eloquence, but the ad agencies.

  4. Saint Laurent:

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

  5. Dominic Venegas:

    There’s a bit of elegance and history to the classics, and every father loves a classic.

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