AskDefine | Define melodious

Dictionary Definition

melodious adj
1 having a musical sound; especially a pleasing tune [syn: tuneful] [ant: tuneless]
2 containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing melody; "the melodious song of a meadowlark" [syn: melodic, musical] [ant: unmelodious]

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  1. Having a pleasant melody or sound; tuneful.


Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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