Tuneful Tune"ful, a. Harmonious; melodious; musical; as, tuneful notes. `` Tuneful birds.'' --Milton. -- {Tune"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Tune"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • tuneful — англ. [тью/нфул] tuny [тью/ни] мелодичный см. также tune …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • tuneful — [adj] melodic, melodious canorous, catchy*, dulcet, euphonic, euphonious, harmonic, harmonious, in tune, musical, pleasing, pleasing to the ear, resonant, songful, sonorous, sweet sounding, symphonic, symphonious, tuned, well tuned; concept 594 …   New thesaurus

  • tuneful — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having a pleasing tune; melodious. DERIVATIVES tunefully adverb tunefulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • tuneful — [to͞on′fəl, tyo͞on′fəl] adj. full of tunes or melody; melodious; harmonious tunefully adv. tunefulness n …   English World dictionary

  • tuneful — adjective Date: 1591 melodious, musical < a tuneful ballad > • tunefully adverb • tunefulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tuneful — tunefully, adv. tunefulness, n. /toohn feuhl, tyoohn /, adj. 1. full of melody; melodious: tuneful compositions. 2. producing musical sounds or melody. [1585 95; TUNE + FUL] Syn. 1. musical, harmonious, dulcet, sweet. Ant. 1. discordant. * * * …   Universalium

  • tuneful — tune|ful [ˈtju:nfəl US ˈtu:n ] adj pleasant to listen to ▪ tuneful melodies >tunefully adv >tunefulness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tuneful — tune|ful [ tunfəl ] adjective producing a pleasant sound: a tuneful chorus ╾ tune|ful|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tuneful — [[t]tju͟ːnfʊl, AM tu͟ːn [/t]] ADJ GRADED A piece of music that is tuneful has a pleasant tune …   English dictionary

  • tuneful — adjective pleasant to listen to: tuneful melodies from light opera tunefully adverb tunefulness noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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