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ræpˈsɒd ɪkrhap·sod·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ecstatic, enraptured, rapturous, rapt, rhapsodicadjective

    feeling great rapture or delight


  1. rhapsodicadjective

    highly emotional; rapturous

    Etymology: : compare rhapsodique.

  2. rhapsodicadjective

    Of or relating to rhapsody; consisting of rhapsody

    Etymology: : compare rhapsodique.

  3. rhapsodicadjective

    confused, unconnected

    Etymology: : compare rhapsodique.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rhapsodicadjective

    alt. of Rhapsodic

    Etymology: [Gr. "rapsw,diko`s: cf. F. rhapsodique.]

  2. Rhapsodicadjective

    of or pertaining to rhapsody; consisting of rhapsody; hence, confused; unconnected

    Etymology: [Gr. "rapsw,diko`s: cf. F. rhapsodique.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rhapsodic

    -al, rap-sod′ik, -al, adj. pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling rhapsody: gushing.—adv. Rhapsod′ically.—v.t. and v.i. Rhap′sodise, to write or utter rhapsodies: to express with poetic feeling:—pr.p. rhap′sodīsing; pa.p. rhap′sodīsed.n. Rhap′sodist, one who recites or sings rhapsodies, esp. one of a class of men in ancient Greece who travelled from place to place reciting Homer and other epic poetry—also Rhap′sode: one who composes verses extempore: one who speaks or writes disjointedly.—adj. Rhapsodis′tic.—ns. Rhap′sodomancy, divination by means of verses; Rhap′sody, any wild unconnected composition: a part of an epic poem for recitation at one time: a jumble: (mus.) composition irregular in form. [Fr.,—L.,—Gr. rhapsōdia, rhaptein, to sew, ōdē, a song.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rhapsodic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rhapsodic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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