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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An arrangement of musical tones in a series so as to form a tune.

Usage examples (32)
  • Dialogue is the melody of a story.
  • The senses of Queen Anne Englishmen were charmed by what they called the melody of Pope's verse -- by its even regularity and steady flow.
  • Scripture says that the melody is to be in our heart.
  • Absorption in melody and rhythm make for solidarity in for more
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