melodious

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adjective me·lo·di·ous \ mə-ˈlō-dē-əs \

Definition of melodious

1 :having a pleasing melody
2 :of, relating to, or producing melody

melodiously

adverb

melodiousness

noun

Examples of melodious in a Sentence

  1. preferred the melodious sounds of the woodlands to anything produced in a concert hall

  2. a particularly melodious ringtone that was instantly recognizable

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First Known Use of melodious

14th century


MELODIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

melodious

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adjective

Definition of melodious for English Language Learners

  • : having a pleasing melody : having or making a pleasant musical sound


MELODIOUS Defined for Kids

melodious

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adjective me·lo·di·ous \ mə-ˈlō-dē-əs \

Definition of melodious for Students

:having a pleasant musical sound

melodiously

adverb


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