Definitions for phrasingˈfreɪ zɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

phras•ingˈfreɪ zɪŋ(n.)

  1. the act of forming phrases.

  2. a manner or method of forming phrases; phraseology.

  3. the grouping of the notes of a musical line into distinct phrases.

    Category: Music and Dance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. phrasing(noun)

    the grouping of musical phrases in a melodic line

  2. wording, diction, phrasing, phraseology, choice of words, verbiage(noun)

    the manner in which something is expressed in words

    "use concise military verbiage"- G.S.Patton


  1. phrasing(Noun)

    The way a statement is put together, particularly in matters of style and word choice.

  2. phrasing(Noun)

    The way the musical phrases are put together in a composition or in its interpretation, with changes in tempo, volume, or emphasizing one or more instruments over others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Phrasing

    of Phrase

  2. Phrasing(noun)

    method of expression; association of words

  3. Phrasing(noun)

    the act or method of grouping the notes so as to form distinct musical phrases

Anagrams of phrasing

  1. harpings

  2. sharping

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