Word:

Lyric

Lyr´ic
a.1.Of or pertaining to a lyre or harp.
2.Fitted to be sung to the lyre;
3.expressing deep personal emotion; - said especially of poetry which expresses the individual emotions of the poet; as, the dancer's lyrical performance.
n.1.A lyric poem; a lyrical composition.
2.A composer of lyric poems.
3.A verse of the kind usually employed in lyric poetry; - used chiefly in the plural.
4.The words of a song.
Noun1.lyric - 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"
Synonyms: words, language
2.lyric - a short poem of songlike quality
Synonyms: lyric poem
Verb1.lyric - write lyrics for (a song)
Adj.1.lyric - expressing deep personal emotion; "the dancer's lyrical performance"
Synonyms: lyrical
2.lyric - used of a singer or singing voice that is light in volume and modest in range; "a lyric soprano"
Antonyms:
dramatic - used of a singer or singing voice that is marked by power and expressiveness and a histrionic or theatrical style; "a dramatic tenor"; "a dramatic 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"
LYRIC - Language for Your Remote Instruction by Computer. A CAI language implemented as a Fortran preprocessor.

["Computer Assisted Instruction: Specification of Attributes for CAI Programs and Programmers", G.M. Silvern et al, Proc ACM 21st Natl Conf (1966)].
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