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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. Saint Laurent:

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

  2. Roberta Pipito:

    We all love a classic Memorial Day burger or summer salad, but let’s give these classics a little twist and welcome back summer with a bang.

  3. Virginia Slovakia Peter Sagan:

    I am very happy, I was fighting always in the Tour de France and in the summer classics I was in the front but not the best, i am very happy for one big victory like this.

  4. 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.

  5. Tom Lewand:

    I do think that, even with the explosive growth in the smartwatch space, there still is an appetite for a beautiful timeless timepieces that are classics, things that can be handed down from generation to generation.

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