• synonyms

part song



a song with parts for several voices, especially one meant to be sung without accompaniment.


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Nearby words

part company, part exchange, part music, part of fortune, part of speech, part song, part time, part way, part with, part work, part-off

Origin of part song

First recorded in 1590–1600
Related formspart singing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for part song

part song


a song composed in harmonized parts
(in more technical usage) a piece of homophonic choral music in which the topmost part carries the melody
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