Definition of Gothic Revivalist in US English:

Gothic Revivalist

noun & adjective

  • See Gothic Revival

    • ‘He was articled to the Gothic Revivalist architect Edward Willson.’
    • ‘The decoration was designed by the Gothic Revivalist Pugin.’
    • ‘No Gothic revivalist was more highly gifted, or better loved.’
    • ‘We sat in the ornate Victorian Gothic revivalist splendour of Bristol University's great hall.’
    • ‘With its unusual tiled walls and a glittering apse, St Paul's Cathedral is a masterpiece of Gothic revivalist architecture.’
    • ‘Gothic revivalists built in Early English, Decorated, Perpendicular and sometimes a combination of all three.’