Definition of musicale in English:

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musicale

Pronunciation: /ˌmyo͞ozəˈkal/

noun

North American
A musical gathering or concert, typically small and informal.
Example sentences
  • The songs of the day, published in sheet music for womenfolk to play in parlor musicales, tended toward sing-along novelties and Victorian laments such as ‘Oh Promise Me.’
  • It was rooted in the parlour musicales, the outdoor sing-songs, the marching bands, the hymns stoutly sung in church, and other impressions of his boyhood; its poetry is that of a pastoral New England before the motor car.
  • His schedule during the spring semester includes a performance with the Midwest Children's Choir Festival in February and a scholarship musicale in April.

Origin

Late 19th century: French, from soirée musicale 'evening of music'.

Words that rhyme with musicale

Amal, Arles, banal, Barisal, Basle, Bhopal, Carl, chorale, corral, dhal, entente cordiale, Escorial, farl, femme fatale, Funchal, gayal, gnarl, halal, Karl, kraal, locale, marl, morale, Pascal, pastorale, procès-verbal, Provençal, rationale, real, rial, riyal, snarl, Taal, Taj Mahal, timbale, toile, Vaal, Vidal, Waal

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Syllabification: mu·si·cale

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