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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lyricaladjective

    suitable for or suggestive of singing

  2. lyric, lyricaladjective

    expressing deep emotion

    "the dancer's lyrical performance"


  1. lyricaladjective

    Appropriate for or suggestive of singing.

  2. lyricaladjective

    Expressive of emotion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lyricaladjective

    of or pertaining to a lyre or harp

  2. Lyricaladjective

    fitted to be sung to the lyre; hence, also, appropriate for song; -- said especially of poetry which expresses the individual emotions of the poet


  1. Lyrical

    Professor Lyrical is a Hip hop artist from Lowell, Massachusetts, who also teaches college. His 2005 album iNFiNiTi won for album of the year in the M.I.C. Hip Hop awards in Boston and is available worldwide. He is a full-time Lecturer at Northeastern University, and has been an adjunct professor at several other schools part-time in Massachusetts, primarily in the areas of Math and entertainment. He speaks and performs regularly at many different venues, but primarily at colleges and universities. In the early and mid 1990s he competed in several invitation only freestyle battles, and went on to win many more in the years to follow. He is part of the Mass Industry Committee and 617Live TV, which is also owned by the Mass Industry Committee. Lyrical also has filled in for fellow Boston rapper Akrobatik on JAM'N 94.5 to perform the daily "SPORTS RAP UP" on occasion when Akrobatik is unavailable. He has appeared on many different radio segments, television shows, news programs and even movies.

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lyrical in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lyrical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of lyrical in a Sentence

  1. Lyrical Double G Genius:

    I ain't a street busker, I'm a microphone hustler, manipulating lyrics I'm a lyrical shuffler.

  2. George Santayana:

    ... everything in nature is lyrical in its ideal essence, tragic in its fate, and comic in its existence.

  3. Billy Ray:

    He was telling this very lyrical love story and I think we were making much more of a thriller, we were making this very intense movie about the cost of obsession and that it expresses itself in a very different way in what Juan Campanella expressed it.

  4. Karoly Reisinger:

    In this design you will be able to hear the 1850-1860 era qualities, lyrical, bell-like, precise – and also the modern instrument that our time is used to, which is clarity.

  5. Stephen Namara:

    In 1994, Signe Mayfield said in The Palo Alto Cultural Center: "A more contained approach to the figure is seen in the lyrical drawing Bend, 1991, by Stephen Namara. In contrast to Neri's expressionistic forms, Namara has depicted the calisthenic stance of the figure in a pure, linear arabesque. An ambient, white light heightens the seductive beauty of the drawing. Its resonance comes from its capacity to act as both an abstract calligraph and Lyrical representation".

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    applied to a fish depicted horizontally
    • A. naiant
    • B. bibulous
    • C. motile
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