Definition of lyrical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈlɪrɪkl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlɪrɪkl//
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expressing strong emotion in a way that is beautiful and shows imagination synonym expressive a lyrical melody He began to wax lyrical (= talk in an enthusiastic way) about his new car. She wrote an almost lyrical account of her childhood. There are some intensely lyrical passages in his first symphony.
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