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noun as in carol

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The new book majors on mortality, and not just with Mrs. Madrigal.

The Days of Anna Madrigal really is the last Tales novel, Maupin insists.

Cast: David Walton, Minnie Driver, Benjamin Stockham, Al Madrigal, Leslie Bibb.

She sat down at the spinet and played a little madrigal by Orlando Gibbons that was associated with her earliest childhood.

Perhaps she would soon be down—should he write the madrigal he had promised her?

Every man tried his hand at verses, and learned to sing a madrigal, and tinkle the accompaniment with his own fingers.

These were days when the proa went shouting across the empty southern seas to madrigal and choric song.

She seemed to belong rightly to a madrigal—to require viewing through rhyme and harmony.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to madrigal, such as: ballad, canticle, chorus, ditty, lay, and noel.

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