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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Melodious \Me*lo"di*ous\, a. [Cf. F. m['e]lodieux. See
Containing, or producing, melody; musical; agreeable to the
ear by a sweet succession of sounds; as, a melodious voice.
"A melodious voice." "A melodious undertone." --Longfellow.
-- Me*lo"di*ous*ly, adv. -- Me*lo"di*ous*ness, n.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: having a musical sound; especially a pleasing tune [syn:
tuneful, melodious] [ant: tuneless, unmelodious,
2: containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing
melody; "the melodious song of a meadowlark" [syn:
melodious, melodic, musical] [ant: unmelodic,
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
47 Moby Thesaurus words for "melodious":
achingly sweet, agreeable, agreeable-sounding, appealing, ariose,
arioso, canorous, cantabile, catchy, dulcet, euphonic, euphonious,
euphonous, fine-toned, golden, golden-tongued, golden-voiced,
harmonious, honeyed, lyric, lyrical, melic, mellifluent,
mellifluous, mellisonant, mellow, melodic, music-flowing,
music-like, musical, pleasant, pleasant-sounding, rich,
silver-toned, silver-tongued, silver-voiced, silvery, singable,
songful, songlike, sonorous, sweet, sweet-flowing, sweet-sounding,
tunable, tuned, tuneful
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