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Another word for melody

  1. A pleasing succession of musical tones forming a usually brief aesthetic unit

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Another word for melody

Synonym Study

  • Air , in strict application, refers to the principal, or leading, melody of a harmonized composition, but it is sometimes used as an equivalent of tune , which is the popular term for any easily remembered melody that identifies a song, dance, etc.
  • Melody refers to a rhythmic arrangement of tones in sequence expressing a musical idea