a.1.Of or pertaining to music; having the qualities of music; or the power of producing music; devoted to music; melodious; harmonious; as, musical proportion; a musical voice; musical instruments; a musical sentence; musical persons.
Musical box
a box or case containing apparatus moved by clockwork so as to play certain tunes automatically. The apparatus may be driven by a wind-up spring mechanism or by batteries.
Musical fish
(Zool.) any fish which utters sounds under water, as the drumfish, grunt, gizzard shad, etc.
Musical glasses
glass goblets or bowls so tuned and arranged that when struck, or rubbed, they produce musical notes. Cf. Harmonica, 1.
To fetch home May with their musical.
- Spenser.
2.A social entertainment of which music is the leading feature; a musical party.
3.A drama in which music and song are prominent features; a musical drama or musical play; as, Oklahoma! was a breakthrough in the form and popularity of the musical.
Noun1.Musicalmusical - a play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
Adj.1.musical - characterized by or capable of producing music; "a musical evening"; "musical instruments"
2.musical - talented in or devoted to music; "comes from a very musical family"
nonmusical, unmusical - lacking interest in or talent for music; "too unmusical to care for concerts"; "it is unfortunate that her children were all nonmusical"
3.musical - characteristic of or resembling or accompanied by music; "a musical speaking voice"; "a musical comedy"
dissonant, nonmusical, unmusical - not musical in nature; "the unmusical cry of the bluejay"
4.musical - containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing melody; "the melodious song of a meadowlark"
Synonyms: melodic, melodious
Broadway musical, Singspiel, Thalia, achingly sweet, agreeable, agreeable-sounding, appealing, ariose, arioso, arlequinade, ballad opera, ballet, ballet divertissement, black comedy, blending, broad comedy, burlesque, burletta, camp, canorous, cantabile, catchy, chiming, chorus show, comedie bouffe, comedie larmoyante, comedie rosse, comedietta, comedy, comedy ballet, comedy of humors, comedy of ideas, comedy of intrigue, comedy of manners, comedy of situation, comedy relief, comic muse, comic opera, comic relief, consonant, dance drama, dark comedy, domestic comedy, euphonic, euphonious, euphonous, exode, farce, farce comedy, fine-toned, genteel comedy, golden, golden-tongued, golden-voiced, grand opera, harlequinade, harmonic, harmonious, high camp, honeyed, light comedy, light opera, low camp, low comedy, lyric drama, melic, mellifluent, mellifluous, mellisonant, mellow, melodic, mime, minstrel, minstrel show, music drama, music-flowing, music-like, music-loving, musical comedy, musical stage, musical theater, musically inclined, musicianly, musicophile, opera, opera ballet, opera bouffe, opera buffa, operetta, philharmonic, pleasant, pleasant-sounding, raw comedy, realistic comedy, rich, romantic comedy, satyr play, sentimental comedy, silver-toned, silver-tongued, silver-voiced, silvery, singable, situation comedy, slapstick, slapstick comedy, song-and-dance act, song-play, songful, songlike, sonorous, sweet, sweet-flowing, sweet-sounding, symphonic, symphonious, tragicomedy, tunable, tuned, virtuose, virtuosic, virtuoso
Translate Musical to Spanish, Translate Musical to German, Translate Musical to French
music director
Music drama
music genre
Music hall
music lesson
Music loft
music lover
music of the spheres
music paper
Music pen
music rack
music school
Music shell
music stand
music stool
music teacher
-- Musical --
musical accompaniment
musical arrangement
musical box
musical chairs
musical comedy
musical composition
musical drama
Musical fish
musical genre
Musical glasses
musical group
musical harmony
musical instrument
musical instrument digital interface
Musical Instruments
musical interval
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy