Definition of elevator music in English:

elevator music

Syllabification: el·e·va·tor mu·sic


chiefly North American
  • Bland recorded background music played in public places.
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    • She walked inside the small area, humming to herself to the elevator music.
    • The best thing about Mall Tycoon is undoubtedly the elevator music.
    • Organ music at a hockey game is even worse than elevator music.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody