[goth-uh-sahyz] /ˈgɒθ əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), Gothicized, Gothicizing.
to make gothic, as in style.
(transitive) to make Gothic in style
- Gothic novel
noun a genre of fiction characterized by mystery and supernatural horror, often set in a dark castle or other medieval setting
- Gothic revival
noun 1. a Gothic style of architecture popular between the late 18th and late 19th centuries, exemplified by the Houses of Parliament in London (1840) Also called neogothic
- Goth punk
noun See goth rock
- Goth rock
noun a genre of rock music with droning instruments and mystical lyrics and whose performers dress in black with heavy jewelry; also called goth , goth punk Usage Note music