eurhythmic

or eu·ryth·mic

[yoo-rith-mik, yuh-]
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adjective

characterized by a pleasing rhythm; harmoniously ordered or proportioned.
of or relating to eurhythmics.

Nearby words

  1. eureka,
  2. eureka moment,
  3. eureka stockade,
  4. eureka!,
  5. eurhythmia,
  6. eurhythmics,
  7. eurhythmy,
  8. euripides,
  9. euripus,
  10. euro

Also eu·rhyth·mi·cal, eu·ryth·mi·cal [yoo-rith-mi-kuh l, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪð mɪ kəl, yə-/.

Origin of eurhythmic

First recorded in 1825–35; eurhythm(y) + -ic

Related formseu·rhyth·mi·cal·ly, eu·ryth·mi·cal·ly, adverb

Can be confusedarrhythmic eurhythmic

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British Dictionary definitions for eurythmic

eurhythmic

eurhythmical (juːˈrɪðmɪkəl) esp US eurythmic or eurythmical

adjective

having a pleasing and harmonious rhythm, order, or structure
of or relating to eurhythmics
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Word Origin and History for eurythmic

eurythmic

adj.

also eurhythmic, "harmonious," 1831, from Greek eurythmia "rhythmical order," from eurythmos "rhythmical," from eu "well" (see eu-) + rhythmos "rhythm" (see rhythm). Related: Eurythmics (1912); eurythmy.

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