- the spirit, practices, or methods of the Middle Ages.
- devotion to or adoption of medieval ideals or practices.
- a medieval belief, practice, or the like.
Origin of medievalism
Examples from the Web for medievalism
Historical Examples of medievalism
This measure cannot satisfy the claims of either democracy or medievalism.
It differs from medievalism only in degree, but not a whit in kind.
That great giant had not yet discarded the ways and habits of medievalism.Philip Dru: Administrator
Edward Mandell House
The blood-feud is simply a horrible survival of medievalism.Our Southern Highlanders
Medievalism continued its sway but with some new developments.Tragedy
Ashley H. Thorndike
- the beliefs, life, or style of the Middle Ages or devotion to those
- a belief, custom, or point of style copied or surviving from the Middle Ages