Suitable for singing, as to the accompaniment of a lyre; songlike; specif., designating poetry or a poem mainly expressing the poet's emotions and feelings: sonnets, elegies, odes, hymns, etc. are lyric poems
Of or relating to a category of poetry that expresses subjective thoughts and feelings, often in a songlike style or form.
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So, Elisabeth gets her musical talent from you.
Some bells are musical and others are unmusical.
If nothing else, all this upheaval had given him back his musical voice.
The natural basis for a standard musical pitch is the voice, particularly the male voice, which has been of greater importance historically.