Recent Examples of elevator music from the Web
Angry white male entitlement is the elevator music of our age.
Don’t make elevator music, don’t make a generic country song.
In the same way that elevator music is meant to be heard, but not listened to, the halo around this fragrance is subtle and soft, to be passively noticed.
When something is public, whether a movie, a billboard, or elevator music or a Confederate flag on a pickup truck, there can be an openness, an essence of freedom and nakedness to confront or inspire the issue of the day or the past.
Realists sniff at Jukedeck, Amper and similar AI creations, rightly characterizing the current offerings as customized, affordable 21st century elevator music.
But, like elevator music, Justice Kennedy’s smooth tones grated on Justice Antonin Scalia in the two hot-button cases cited by Mr. McGurn.
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ELEVATOR MUSIC Defined for English Language Learners
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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