Associations to the word «Symphony»


SYMPHONY, noun. An extended piece of music of sophisticated structure, usually for orchestra
SYMPHONY, noun. Harmony in music or colour, or a harmonious combination of elements
SYMPHONY, noun. (US) (informal) a symphony orchestra
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, noun. (music) A large orchestra that traditionally plays western classical orchestral music.
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAS, noun. Plural of symphony orchestra

Dictionary definition

SYMPHONY, noun. A long and complex sonata for symphony orchestra.
SYMPHONY, noun. A large orchestra; can perform symphonies; "we heard the Vienna symphony".

Wise words

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