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leitmotif

Saltos de línea: leit|motif
Pronunciación: /ˈlʌɪtməʊˌtiːf
 
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(also leitmotiv)

Definición de leitmotif en inglés:

sustantivo

A recurrent theme throughout a musical or literary composition, associated with a particular person, idea, or situation: there are two leitmotifs in his score marking the heroine and her Fairy Godmother
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The constant struggle to make a living in the arts in New Zealand runs like a leitmotiv throughout the book.
  • The book of Jonah is a leitmotif in this novel for illustrating this idea.
  • The key leitmotiv throughout Richard Hooker's writings is the concept of order.

Origen

late 19th century: from German Leitmotiv, from leit- 'leading' (from leiten 'to lead') + Motiv 'motive'.

Words that rhyme with leitmotif

massif

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