HyperDic: musical

English > 5 senses of the word musical:
ADJECTIVEpertmusicalcharacterized by or capable of producing music
allmusicaltalented in or devoted to music
allmusicalcharacteristic of or resembling or accompanied by music
allmusical, melodious, melodiccontaining or constituting / constituting or characterized by pleasing melody / melody
NOUNcommunicationmusical, musical comedy, musical theatera play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
musical > pronunciation
Soundsmyuw'zihkahl
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English > musical: 5 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningCharacterized by or capable of producing music.
Examples
  • "a musical evening"
  • "musical instruments"
Spanishmusical
Catalanmusical
Nounsmusican artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
musicalnessthe property of sounding like music
English > musical: 5 senses > adjective 2
Meaningtalented in or devoted to music.
Example"comes from a very musical family"
Narrowerphilharmonicdevoted to or appreciative of music
Oppositeunmusical, nonmusicallacking interest in or talent for music
Spanishmusical
Catalanmusical
Nounsmusicmusical activity (singing / singing / singing or whistling etc.)
English > musical: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaningcharacteristic of or resembling or accompanied by music.
Examples
  • "a musical speaking voice"
  • "a musical comedy"
Attribute ofmusicality, musicalnessThe property of sounding like music
Narrowerchantedsung or uttered rhythmically in a monotone
liquidSmooth and flowing in quality
singableSuitable for singing
Oppositeunmusical, nonmusicalnot musical in nature
Spanishmelodioso
Catalanmelodiós, musical
Nounsmusic(music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
musicala play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
musicality, musicalnessthe property of sounding like music
Adverbsmusicallyin a musical manner
English > musical: 5 senses > adjective 4
MeaningContaining or constituting / constituting or characterized by pleasing melody / melody.
Synonymsmelodious, melodic
Narrowerariose, songlikeHaving a melody (as distinguished from recitative)
canorous, songfulrichly melodious
cantabile, singingSmooth and flowing
dulcet, honeyed, mellifluous, mellisonant, sweetpleasing to the ear
lyricalSuitable for or suggestive of singing
Oppositeunmelodious, unmelodic, unmusicallacking melody / melody
Spanishmelódico, melodioso
Nounsmusicany agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds
musicala play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
musicality, musicalnessthe property of sounding like music
English > musical: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing.
Synonymsmusical comedy, musical theater
Broadermovie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flickA form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
playA theatrical performance of a drama / drama
Spanishcomedia musical, musical
Catalancomèdia musical, musical
Adjectivesmusicalcharacteristic of or resembling or accompanied by music
musicalcontaining or constituting / constituting or characterized by pleasing melody / melody

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