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See definition of coloratura on Dictionary.com
  • as inlyric
  • as insoprano

synonyms for coloratura

  • choral
  • mellifluous
  • melodic
  • melodious
  • poetic
  • songful
  • songlike
  • tuneful
See also synonyms for: coloraturas
  • singer
  • descant
  • falsetto
  • treble
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How to use coloratura in a sentence

I make a great distinction between the coloratura touch and the melody touch.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
Coloratura singing, to be absolutely perfect, demands this degree of tonal excellence.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SINGINGDAVID C. TAYLOR
The modern school of musical criticism does not hold coloratura singing in very high esteem.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SINGINGDAVID C. TAYLOR
But this much is certain: Coloratura singing still has a strong hold on the affections of the music loving public.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SINGINGDAVID C. TAYLOR
Dazzling as the effects of coloratura are, they are obtained by the combination of a few simple elements.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SINGINGDAVID C. TAYLOR
Coloratura singing presents the highest development of vocal technique.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SINGINGDAVID C. TAYLOR
Italian opera was made possible by the discovery of spaghetti, the serpentine food that produces coloratura tissue.
BIZARRELAWTON MACKALL
Like myself, she was a coloratura soprano, and I can recollect with joy her voice and her method of singing.
GREAT SINGERS ON THE ART OF SINGINGJAMES FRANCIS COOKE
Coloratura singing has been called heartless, not altogether without reason.
THE MERRY-GO-ROUNDCARL VAN VECHTEN
He had the coloratura, if you will, of a Patti, but he had something besides—brains and a poetic temperament.
FRANZ LISZTJAMES HUNEKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COLORATURA

  • choral
  • coloratura
  • mellifluous
  • melodic
  • melodious
  • poetic
  • songful
  • songlike
  • tuneful
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.