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lyrical

lyr·i·cal

lyrical

pronunciation:
li rih kl
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Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: lyric.
synonyms:
lyric
similar words:
cadenced, euphonious, expressive, melodic, poetic, rhythmic, subjective
definition 2: showing sincere emotion and strong feeling.
synonyms:
ardent, expressive, fervent, passionate
similar words:
burning, earnest, effusive, emotional, fervid, moving, sincere, subjective
derivations: lyrically (adv.), lyricalness (n.)
Word Parts
The word lyrical contains the following part:
-al2, -ial, -ual Latin adjective-forming suffix that means pertaining to
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The suffix -al2, -ial attaches primarily to nouns (national , environmental ) but sometimes to Latin or Greek roots (final , capital , comical ) to form adjectives. See also -ar1.