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Definition of Lyrical

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song-like, resembling a song in form and quality; creating lyric poetry; expressive, characterized by the expression of thoughts and sentiments; written to be sung; of a lyre
Lyrical Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Of or pertaining to a lyre or harp.
Fitted to be sung to the lyre; hence, also, appropriate for song; -- said especially of poetry which expresses the individual emotions of the poet.
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WordNet 2.0

1. suitable for or suggestive of singing
(similar) melodious, melodic, musical
2. expressing deep personal emotion; "the dancer's lyrical performance"
(synonym) lyric
(similar) emotional
Lyrical Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
The term lyrical may mean:
  • Lyrics, or words in songs
  • Lyrical dance, a style of dancing
  • Emotional, expressing strong feelings
  • Lyric poetry, poetry that expresses a subjective, personal point of view

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