songfulness
noun see songful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • songfulness — See songfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • songfulness — noun The state or property of being songful …   Wiktionary

  • songfulness — song·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • songfulness — noun the property of being suitable for singing • Syn: ↑lyricality, ↑lyricism • Derivationally related forms: ↑songful, ↑lyrical (for: ↑lyricality) • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • lyricality — noun the property of being suitable for singing • Syn: ↑lyricism, ↑songfulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑songful (for: ↑songfulness), ↑lyrical • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • lyricality — n. 1. the property of being suitable for singing. Syn: lyricism, songfulness. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lyricism — noun Date: 1760 1. the quality or state of being lyric ; songfulness 2. a. an intense personal quality expressive of feeling or emotion in an art (as poetry or music) b. exuberance < the sort of author who inspires lyricism or invective, not… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • songful — adjective Date: 14th century given to or suggestive of singing ; melodious • songfully adverb • songfulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aaron Copland — (  /ˌ …   Wikipedia

  • songful — songfully, adv. songfulness, n. /sawng feuhl, song /, adj. abounding in song; melodious. [1350 1400; ME; see SONG, FUL] * * * …   Universalium

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