elevator music

noun

Definition of elevator music

  1. :  instrumental arrangements of popular songs often piped in (as to an elevator or retail store)

First Known Use of elevator music

1963


ELEVATOR MUSIC Defined for English Language Learners

elevator music

noun

Definition of elevator music for English Language Learners

  • : instrumental versions of popular songs that are often played in elevators, offices, etc.


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