What does lyricism mean?

Definitions for lyricism
ˈlɪr əˌsɪz əmlyri·cism

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lyricism.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lyricality, lyricism, songfulnessnoun

    the property of being suitable for singing

  2. lyricismnoun

    unrestrained and exaggerated enthusiasm


  1. lyricismnoun

    Great enthusiasm.

  2. lyricismnoun

    Suitability to be sung or used as lyrics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lyricismnoun

    a lyric composition

Matched Categories

How to pronounce lyricism?

How to say lyricism in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lyricism in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lyricism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of lyricism in a Sentence

  1. Michel Foucault:

    The lyricism of marginality may find inspiration in the image of the outlaw, the great social nomad, who prowls on the confines of a docile, frightened order.

Popularity rank by frequency of use



Find a translation for the lyricism definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these lyricism definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "lyricism." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 28 Nov. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/lyricism>.

    Are we missing a good definition for lyricism? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of


    Credit »

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    ordinariness as a consequence of being average and not outstanding
    • A. apex
    • B. accommodation
    • C. deterioration
    • D. mediocrity

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for lyricism: