Lyric and Words

Lyric

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Lyric noun – The text of a popular song or musical-comedy number.
Usage example: his compositions always started with the lyrics

Words is a synonym for lyric in libretto topic. In some cases you can use "Words" instead a noun "Lyric", when it comes to topics like verses set to music. popular alternative
Nearby Words: lyrical, lyrist, lyricism, lyricist, lyrically
Synonyms for Lyric

Words

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Words noun – The text of a popular song or musical-comedy number.
Usage example: he wrote both words and music

Lyric is a synonym for words in libretto topic. You can use "Lyric" instead a noun "Words", if it concerns topics such as verses set to music. popular alternative
Synonyms for Words

Both words in one sentence

  • Bollywood / Dil Se Shout-Out: The Item Number "Chaiya Chaiya" is based off an Urdu poem, and even the lyric "Her words are like Urdu poetry" is a reference to this.
  • Aversion: "One of Our Submarines", a song by Thomas Dolby, omits the last two words from the title, but includes them in the lyric.
    Source: The Joy of X
  • Series / It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Charlie's lyric sheet for "Night Man" seems to be a rebus of simple pictures and chicken-scratched words.
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Words and Lyric. (2016). Retrieved 2021, May 06, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/lyric/words
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