Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Expressing deep personal emotion or observations.
  • adjective Highly enthusiastic; rhapsodic.
  • adjective Lyric.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as lyric.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Appropriate for or suggestive of singing.
  • adjective Expressive of emotion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective suitable for or suggestive of singing
  • adjective expressing deep emotion

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Examples

  • Told in lyrical Jacobeanesque dialect, the stories are striking for their language and their originality.

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  • Told in lyrical Jacobeanesque dialect, the stories are striking for their language and their originality.

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  • Stokes's projects often culminate in short, lyrical films.

    Artist of the week 114: Matt Stokes

  • As the bottles get tossed about, the tasters are treated to a rehearsed history of the winery in lyrical form, thanking Coca-Cola profusely for suing Bully Hill in its early years which helped to help boost sales and name recognition.

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  • As the bottles get tossed about, the tasters are treated to a rehearsed history of the winery in lyrical form, thanking Coca-Cola profusely for suing Bully Hill in its early years which helped to help boost sales and name recognition.

    Party On at Bully Hill

  • Written in lyrical, accessible prose, Talking Hands will captivate anyone interested in language, the human mind and journeys to exotic places.

    Talking Hands: Summary and book reviews of Talking Hands by Margalit Fox.

  • Some people, y'know, are better face to face with, over a few drinks, waxin 'lyrical about this that or t'other in a semi-sober state.

    Out With The New

  • It's a deeply felt and authentic book written in lyrical and compelling language, telling a universal story about mothers and daughters.

    Reader reviews of Edges by Leora Skolkin-Smith .

  • "Totally In Love" takes the D into new territory, both in lyrical content and sonically too, where the music comes close to unbelievably catchy, with background vocals and production duties fulfilled by Phiiliip.

    So Totally... Dirty South! (Music (For Robots))

  • "Totally In Love" takes the D into new territory, both in lyrical content and sonically too, where the music comes close to unbelievably catchy, with background vocals and production duties fulfilled by Phiiliip.

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  • i always wanted to wax poetic with a pickle. now i know how. thanks!

    May 6, 2008