Origin of lyricism
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Examples from the Web for lyricism
We are grateful for his lyricism and for his exquisite goldsmithery.
He was the master of the nuance, and the nuance was his lyricism, his special gift, his genius.
But the lyricism of Tennyson, the music of Tennyson, is as real now as it was then.Confessions of a Book-Lover
Maurice Francis Egan
But there is good verbalism, distinct from lyricism or imagism, and in this Laforgue is a master.Instigations
Moreover, the lyricism of the Fontainebleau painters was not in him.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 2 (of 4)
- the quality or style of lyric poetry
- emotional or enthusiastic outpouring
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Word Origin and History for lyricism
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