- 1connected with the Goths (= a Germanic people who fought against the Roman Empire)
- 2 (architecture) built in the style that was popular in western Europe from the 12th to the 16th centuries, and which has pointed arches and windows and tall thin pillars a Gothic church
- 3 (of a novel, etc.) written in the style popular in the 18th and 19th centuries, which described romantic adventures in mysterious or frightening surroundings
- 4(of type and printing) having pointed letters with thick lines and sharp angles. German books used to be printed in this style.
- 5 connected with goths