Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of IDYLL

Pronunciation:  'Idl

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a short descriptive poem of rural or pastoral life
  2. [n]  a musical composition that evokes rural life
  3. [n]  an episode of such pastoral or romantic charm as to qualify as the subject of a poetic idyll

IDYLL is a 5 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: bucolic, eclogue, pastorale
 See Also: composition, episode, musical composition, opus, pastoral, piece, piece of music



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: alba, anacreontic, balada, ballad, ballade, bucolic, canso, chanson, clerihew, dirge, dithyramb, eclogue, elegy, English sonnet, epic, epigram, epithalamium, epode, epopee, epopoeia, epos, georgic, ghazel, haiku, Horatian ode, Italian sonnet, jingle, limerick, lyric, madrigal, monody, narrative poem, nursery rhyme, ode, palinode, pastoral, pastoral elegy, pastorela, pastourelle, Petrarchan sonnet, Pindaric ode, poem, prothalamium, rhyme, rondeau, rondel, roundel, roundelay, Sapphic ode, satire, sestina, Shakespearean sonnet, sloka, song, sonnet, sonnet sequence, tanka, tenso, tenzone, threnody, triolet, troubadour poem, verse, verselet, versicle, villanelle, virelay