Classics - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈklæsɪks|
Brit.  |ˈklæsɪks|  British pronunciation of the word classics
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounclassic

noun

- study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome

Examples

I like to read the classics.

He teaches classics at the local university.

She studied classics in college.

...a music teacher who strove to implant within his students a love of the classics...

Not being wholly unread in the classics.

'La Grande Illusion' is one of the classics of French cinema.

Judith studied classics at Oxford.

These schools treat classics as obligatory, and science as merely facultative.

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