What does nostalgic mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nostalgic(adj)

    unhappy about being away and longing for familiar things or persons


  1. nostalgic(Noun)

    A person who displays nostalgia for something.

  2. nostalgic(Adjective)

    Of, having, or relating to nostalgia.

  3. nostalgic(Adjective)

    Reminiscent of the speaker's childhood or younger years.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nostalgic(adj)

    of or pertaining to nostalgia; affected with nostalgia

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. nostalgique.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nostalgic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nostalgic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of nostalgic in a Sentence

  1. Social Secretary Jeremy Bernard:

    I will get nostalgic probably around 11 o'clock.

  2. Unknown:

    It's hard to be nostalgic when you can't remember anything.

  3. Bill Watterson:

    People who get nostalgic about childhood were obviously never children.

  4. Shizuhiko Haraguchi:

    I recognized that main turret, which I was assigned to, i felt very nostalgic when I saw that.

  5. Mike Huckabee:

    Congrats, your announcement makes me nostalgic for our days doing political battle in Arkansas.

Images & Illustrations of nostalgic

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