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synonyms for postlude

  • afterword
  • coda
  • postscript
  • summation
  • conclusion
  • ending
  • finale
  • follow-up
  • peroration
  • sequel
  • back matter
  • concluding speech
  • swan song

antonyms for postlude

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  • beginning
  • commencement
  • introduction
  • opening
  • start
  • foreword
  • preface
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How to use postlude in a sentence

The nonsensical dream has another postlude in which a bird utters a merry call and takes away the lizard in his beak.
DELUSION AND DREAMWILHELM JENSEN
Later he wrote a new postlude, which is found among motivi for the Octet and the Trio in C minor.
THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME I (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
That Brahms actually had some such intention in adding the postlude is in the personal knowledge of the present writer.
THE LIFE OF JOHANNES BRAHMS (VOL 2 OF 2)FLORENCE MAY
For postlude two measures from the cantabile of Chopin's "Funeral March" are used with droll effect.
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN COMPOSERSRUPERT HUGHES
Opening with a musical and lyrical prelude, this symphonic composition was to end with a postlude.
ROMAIN ROLLANDSTEFAN ZWEIG
A postlude to a wedding-march and a prelude to a funeral ditto.
THE ROYCROFT DICTIONARYELBERT HUBBARD
A postlude to the day's funeral march; a prelude to freedom.
THE ROYCROFT DICTIONARYELBERT HUBBARD
The postlude is orchestral, with the chorus speaking above the music.
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN COMPOSERSRUPERT HUGHES
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WORDS RELATED TO POSTLUDE

  • afterword
  • back matter
  • coda
  • concluding speech
  • conclusion
  • ending
  • finale
  • follow-up
  • peroration
  • postlude
  • postscript
  • sequel
  • summation
  • swan song
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