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1. serious

adjective. ['ˈsɪriːəs'] concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities.

Synonyms

  • thoughtful
  • earnest
  • serious-minded
  • sincere
  • solemn
  • sober
  • overserious
  • real
  • solid
  • sincerity
  • earnestness
  • seriousness
  • sedate
  • sobering
  • serious-mindedness

Antonyms

  • frivolous
  • disingenuous
  • insincerity
  • counterfeit

Etymology

  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • serieux (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Serious Music

  • muzik
  • husic
  • guzik
  • cusick
  • cusic

2. serious

adjective. ['ˈsɪriːəs'] of great consequence.

Synonyms

  • important

Antonyms

  • superficial
  • insincere

Etymology

  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • serieux (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. serious

adjective. ['ˈsɪriːəs'] causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm.

Synonyms

  • severe
  • dangerous
  • life-threatening
  • critical
  • grievous

Antonyms

  • birth
  • inconsiderate
  • unthoughtfulness
  • thoughtless

Etymology

  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • serieux (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. serious

adjective. ['ˈsɪriːəs'] appealing to the mind.

Synonyms

  • good

Antonyms

  • purposeless
  • unreal

Etymology

  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • serieux (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. serious

adjective. ['ˈsɪriːəs'] completely lacking in playfulness.

Synonyms

  • sober
  • playfulness
  • unplayful

Antonyms

  • false
  • dishonest
  • intoxicated
  • colorful

Etymology

  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • serieux (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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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