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1. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture.

Synonyms

  • Greco-Roman
  • classic
  • Graeco-Roman
  • neoclassical
  • Hellenic

Antonyms

  • implicit
  • inconclusive
  • unofficial
  • uninfluential

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Words that Rhyme with Classical Music

  • muzik
  • husic
  • guzik
  • cusick
  • cusic

Example sentences of the word classical-music


1. Noun Phrase
Soft, classical music is said to relax dogs.

2. Noun Phrase
Some composers also write music for performance, such as opera, classical music or theatre productions.

2. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] of recognized authority or excellence.

Synonyms

  • definitive
  • authoritative
  • standard

Antonyms

  • modern
  • popular
  • pop
  • deficient

3. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures.

Synonyms

  • classic
  • Graeco-Roman
  • Hellenic

Antonyms

  • abnormal
  • irregular
  • uncommon
  • unconventional

4. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] (language) having the form used by ancient standard authors.

Synonyms

  • received

Antonyms

  • quantity
  • substandard

5. classical

noun. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste.

Synonyms

  • musical genre
  • musical style
  • classical music
  • cantata
  • fugue
  • opera
  • sonata
  • rondo
  • rondeau
  • genre
  • chamber music
  • oratorio
  • concerto
  • serious music

Antonyms

  • measure
  • nonnormative
  • inferior
  • unaccepted

6. music

noun. ['ˈmjuːzɪk'] an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner.

Synonyms

  • piece of music
  • musical harmony
  • vocal
  • refrain
  • Handel
  • tune
  • polyphony
  • monody
  • polytonalism
  • genre
  • melodic line
  • vocal music
  • music genre
  • musical genre
  • musical style
  • musical composition
  • piece
  • melody
  • opus
  • prelude
  • serialism
  • air
  • overture
  • chorus
  • auditory communication
  • pizzicato
  • Beethoven
  • Gilbert and Sullivan
  • subdivision
  • part music
  • concerted music
  • instrumental music
  • harmony
  • dance music
  • antiphony
  • Ta'ziyeh
  • Mozart
  • polyphonic music
  • Wagner
  • Brahms
  • strain
  • Haydn
  • polytonality
  • section
  • ballet
  • serial music
  • syncopation
  • monophony
  • Chopin
  • monophonic music
  • Stravinsky
  • line
  • popularism
  • composition
  • melodic phrase

Antonyms

  • monophony
  • polyphony
  • monophonic music
  • incongruousness

Etymology

  • musik (Anglo-Norman)

7. music

noun. ['ˈmjuːzɪk'] any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds.

Synonyms

  • music of the spheres
  • euphony
  • sound

Antonyms

  • white
  • break
  • wet
  • bowed

Etymology

  • musik (Anglo-Norman)

8. music

noun. ['ˈmjuːzɪk'] musical activity (singing or whistling etc.).

Synonyms

  • intonation
  • instrumental music
  • bell ringing
  • activity
  • carillon
  • bpm
  • percussion
  • whistling
  • carillon playing
  • vocal music
  • metronome marking
  • beats per minute

Antonyms

  • resolution
  • preparation
  • uncommunicative
  • soft

Etymology

  • musik (Anglo-Norman)

9. music

noun. ['ˈmjuːzɪk'] punishment for one's actions.

Synonyms

  • penalization
  • punishment
  • penalisation
  • medicine

Antonyms

  • consume
  • untune
  • disassemble
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • musik (Anglo-Norman)

10. music

noun. ['ˈmjuːzɪk'] (music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds).

Synonyms

  • auditory sensation
  • piano music

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • incongruity
  • incompatibility

Etymology

  • musik (Anglo-Norman)
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