melodist

[ mel-uh-dist ]
/ ˈmɛl ə dɪst /

noun

a composer or a singer of melodies.

Nearby words

  1. melodie,
  2. melodion,
  3. melodious,
  4. melodiously,
  5. melodise,
  6. melodize,
  7. melodrama,
  8. melodramatic,
  9. melodramatize,
  10. melody

Origin of melodist

First recorded in 1780–90; melod(y) + -ist

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melodist

/ (ˈmɛlədɪst) /

noun

a composer of melodies
a singer
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