Of or pertaining to the style of the Christian and popular literature of the Middle Ages, as opposed to the classical antique; of the nature of, or appropriate to, that style; as, the romantic school of poets.
The period of art, music, and architecture characterized by intensely personal artistic expression, exotic influences, and a reaction to the natural and systematic order of the Classical period (approximately 1830-1910).
The period of Western music between the early 19th and early 20th centuries. Composers of romantic music frequently found inspiration in nature and painting. Beethoven was one of the earliest romantic opera composers, although the most famous are Wagner and Verdi.