III. WORDS RELATING TO MATTER

III. ORGANIC MATTER

2. Sensation; special sensation; sound; musical sounds

Melody. Concord.

[Antonyms: discord.]

[Nouns] melody, rhythm, measure; rhyme (poetry) [more].

pitch, timbre, intonation, tone.

scale, gamut; diapason; diatonic scale, chromatic scale, enharmonic scale; key, clef, chords.

modulation, temperament, syncope, syncopation, preparation, suspension, resolution.

staff, stave, line, space, brace; bar, rest; appoggiato, appoggiatura; acciaccatura.

note, musical note, notes of a scale; sharp, flat, natural; high note (shrillness) [more]; low note [more]; interval; semitone; second, third, fourth; diatessaron.

breve, semibreve, minim, crotchet, quaver; semiquaver, demisemiquaver; sustained note, drone, burden.

tonic; key note, leading note, fundamental note; supertonic, mediant, dominant; submediant, subdominant; octave, tetrachord; major key, minor key, major scale, minor scale, major mode, minor mode; passage, phrase.

concord, harmony; emmeleia; unison, unisonance; chime, homophony; euphony, euphonism; tonality; consonance; consent; part.

[Science of harmony] harmony, harmonics; thorough-bass, fundamental-bass; counterpoint; faburden.

piece of music [more]; composer, harmonist, contrapuntist.

[Verbs] be harmonious; harmonize, chime, symphonize, transpose; put in tune, tune, accord, string.

[Adjectives] harmonious, harmonical; in concord, in tune, in concert; unisonant, concentual, symphonizing, isotonic, homophonous, assonant; ariose, consonant.

measured, rhythmical, diatonic, chromatic, enharmonic.

melodious, musical; melic; tuneful, tunable; sweet, dulcet, canorous; mellow, mellifluous; soft, clear, clear as a bell; silvery; euphonious, euphonic, euphonical; symphonious; enchanting (pleasure-giving) [more]; fine-toned, full-toned, silver-toned.

[Adverbs] harmoniously

[Phrases] "the hidden soul of harmony" [Milton].

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