adjective Music.

of or relating to monody.

Origin of monodic

From the Greek word monōidikós, dating back to 1810–20. See monody, -ic
Related formsmo·nod·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for monodic

Historical Examples of monodic

  • Polyphonic music of every sort had now to go for a while; monodic music was coming in.


    John F. Runciman