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Overview of noun lyric

The noun lyric has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (12) lyric, words, language

(the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number; "his compositions always started with the lyrics"; "he wrote both words and music"; "the song uses colloquial language")

2. lyric, lyric poem

(a short poem of songlike quality)


Overview of verb lyric

The verb lyric has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. lyric

(write lyrics for (a song))


Overview of adj lyric

The adj lyric has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) lyric, lyrical

(expressing deep emotion; "the dancer's lyrical performance")

2. (1) lyric

(used of a singer or singing voice that is light in volume and modest in range; "a lyric soprano")

3. lyric

(relating to or being musical drama; "the lyric stage")

4. lyric

(of or relating to a category of poetry that expresses emotion (often in a songlike way); "lyric poetry")

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