noun (plural morceaux /-ˈsō(z)/)
A short literary or musical composition.
- In his various suites and morceaux, Ginastera reveals himself as a superb miniaturist.
- It's a charming morceau, with real poetry in it, although it's hard to get a good performance.
Mid 18th century: French, literally 'morsel, piece'.
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