melodize

[ mel-uh-dahyz ]
/ ˈmɛl əˌdaɪz /

verb (used with object), mel·o·dized, mel·o·diz·ing.

to make melodious.

verb (used without object), mel·o·dized, mel·o·diz·ing.

to make melody.
to blend melodiously.
Also especially British, mel·o·dise.

Origin of melodize

First recorded in 1655–65; melod(y) + -ize

Related forms

mel·o·diz·er, nounun·mel·o·dized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for melodise

melodize

melodise

/ (ˈmɛləˌdaɪz) /

verb

(tr) to provide with a melody
(tr) to make melodious
(intr) to sing or play melodies

Derived Forms

melodizer or melodiser, noun
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