Origin of Platonic
OTHER WORDS FROM PlatonicPla·ton·i·cal·ly, adverban·ti-Pla·ton·ic, adjectivean·ti-Pla·ton·i·cal·ly, adverbpost-Pla·ton·ic, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for platonically
Best friends can often describe the moment when they platonically fell in love with each other.
And Augustine was not only part of all this, but in mind and temper was Platonically inclined.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
Tiny invited Don Roberto to open the dance with her, and that platonically enamoured gentleman consented with a grand flourish.The Californians|Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
He loved the old painters, but platonically; their works did not lead him astray.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
Both love Clitandre, but Armande loves him platonically, while Henriette loves him with womanly affection.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
For the rest, they sometimes envy the people its eternal ignorance, platonically of course.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau