melodiously
adverb see melodious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • melodiously — adverb in a melodious manner she sang melodiously • Syn: ↑tunefully • Ant: ↑unmelodiously • Derived from adjective: ↑tuneful (for: ↑tunefull …   Useful english dictionary

  • Melodiously — Melodious Me*lo di*ous, a. [Cf. F. m[ e]lodieux. See {Melody}.] Containing, or producing, melody; musical; agreeable to the ear by a sweet succession of sounds; as, a melodious voice. A melodious voice. A melodious undertone. Longfellow. {Me*lo… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • melodiously — See melodious. * * * …   Universalium

  • melodiously — adverb In a melodious manner …   Wiktionary

  • melodiously — mɪ ləʊdɪəslÉ™ adv. in a melodious way, tunefully, pleasingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • melodiously — See: melodious …   English dictionary

  • melodious — melodiously, adv. melodiousness, n. /meuh loh dee euhs/, adj. 1. of the nature of or characterized by melody; tuneful. 2. producing melody; sweet sounding; musical. [1375 1425; late ME < ML melodiosus. See MELODY, OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • tunefully — adverb in a melodious manner she sang melodiously • Syn: ↑melodiously • Ant: ↑unmelodiously (for: ↑melodiously) • Derived from adjective: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • warble — warble1 [wôr′bəl] vt. warbled, warbling [ME werblen < NormFr werbler < Frank * wirbilon, akin to Ger wirbeln, to whirl, warble] 1. to sing (a song, notes, etc.) melodiously, with trills, quavers, runs, etc., as a bird does 2. to express in… …   English World dictionary

  • Warble — War ble, v. i. 1. To be quavered or modulated; to be uttered melodiously. [1913 Webster] Such strains ne er warble in the linnet s throat. Gay. [1913 Webster] 3. To sing in a trilling manner, or with many turns and variations. Birds on the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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