musicale

[ myoo-zi-kal ]
/ ˌmyu zɪˈkæl /

noun

a music program forming the main part of a social occasion.

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Origin of musicale

1840–50, Americanism; < French, short for soirée musicale musical evening

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH musicale

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British Dictionary definitions for musicale

musicale
/ (ˌmjuːzɪˈkɑːl) /

noun

US and Canadian a party or social evening with a musical programme

Word Origin for musicale

C19: shortened from French soirée musicale musical evening
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