from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To write a melody for (a song lyric).
  • transitive v. To make melodious.
  • intransitive v. To compose a melody.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To compose or play melodies
  • v. To make melodious; to write a melody for existing text

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To make melody; to compose melodies; to harmonize.
  • transitive v. To make melodious; to form into, or set to, melody.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make melodic or melodious.
  • To compose or sing melodies.
  • To make melody; harmonize.
  • Also spelled melodise.

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

  • v. supply a melody for


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