music meaning

EN[ˈmjuːzɪk] [ˈmjuzɪk] [-uːzɪk]
  • Music is an art form whose medium is sound. Generally, a song is considered the smallest standalone work of music, especially when involving singing.
  • The creation, performance, significance, and even the definition of music vary according to culture and social context.
  • To many people in many cultures, music is an important part of their way of life. Ancient Greek and Indian philosophers defined music as tones ordered horizontally as melodies and vertically as harmonies.

    Definition of music in English Dictionary

  • NounPLmusics
    1. A sound, or the study of such sounds, organized in time.
      1. I keep listening to this music because it's eargasmic. ‎
    2. (figuratively) Any pleasing or interesting sounds.
      1. An art form, created by organizing of pitch, rhythm, and sounds made using musical instruments and sometimes singing.
        1. A guide to playing or singing a particular tune; sheet music.
        2. VerbSGmusicsPRmusickingPT, PPmusicked
          1. VT To seduce or entice with music.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • We follow Stevie Lane, an old Irish stepdancer, who shuffles from bar to bar along the strip stopping in when the music calls him to bust out his step-dancing shoes.
              • You are talking so loud that I can't hear the music — would you mind shutting up?
              • He put an end to the loud music by pulling the plug.
            2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • I was tired of talk radio so I tuned out of that station and tuned into one playing all music.
              • You plunderer of album rock, you late adapter of rap, you trivializer of politics, you abandoner of music.
              • Or pansori, the South Korean musical storytelling tradition; or sindhenan, the improvisational singing of Javanese gamelan music.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Nouns
              • Countable nouns
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Uncountable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Transitive verbs
                Related Links:
                1. en musical
                2. fr musical
                3. en musician
                4. en musick
                5. en musics
                Source: Wiktionary
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                Meaning of music for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "music" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
                Difficultness: Level 1
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                Definiteness: Level 9
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