anthemic


anthemic
an|the|mic [ænˈθemık, -ˈθi:-] adj
having the qualities of an anthem
anthemic rock music

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • anthemic — (adj.) of music, felt to resemble an anthem, 1841, from ANTHEM (Cf. anthem) + IC (Cf. ic). In reference to a type of acid, 1859, so called because isolated from dog fennel (Anthemis arvensis) …   Etymology dictionary

  • anthemic — anthem ► NOUN 1) an uplifting song associated with a group or cause, especially a patriotic one adopted by a country as an expression of national identity. 2) a musical setting of a religious text to be sung by a choir during a church service.… …   English terms dictionary

  • anthemic — adjective see anthem …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anthemic — adjective Suggestive of an anthem; rousing …   Wiktionary

  • Anthemic — (of music) regarded as an anthem …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • anthemic — Australian Slang (of music) regarded as an anthem …   English dialects glossary

  • anthemic — an·them·ic …   English syllables

  • anthemic — adjective see anthem III …   Useful english dictionary

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