house music

noun

Definition of house music

  1. :  a type of electronic dance music with a heavy, regular beat

Word by Word Definitions

houseplay
  1. :  a building that serves as living quarters for one or a few families :  home

    :  a shelter or refuge (such as a nest or den) of a wild animal

    :  a natural covering (such as a test or shell) that encloses and protects an animal or a colony of zooids

  1. :  to provide with living quarters or shelter

    :  to store in a building

    :  to encase, enclose, or shelter as if by putting in a house (see 1house)

musicplay
  1. :  the science or art of ordering tones or sounds in succession, in combination, and in temporal relationships to produce a composition having unity and continuity

    :  vocal, instrumental, or mechanical sounds having rhythm, melody, or harmony

    :  an agreeable sound :  euphony


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