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  Words related to composition

Related / Similar Words: writing, authorship, penning, composing, constitution, makeup, paper, report, theme, typography, musical composition, opus, piece, piece of music

 

Definition:
  • the act of creating written works; "writing was a form of therapy for him"; "it was a matter of disputed authorship";
  • musical creation;
  • something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole; "he envied the composition of their faculty";
  • the way in which someone or something is composed;
  • the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole; "harmonious composition is essential in a serious work of art";
  • an essay (especially one written as an assignment); "he got an A on his composition";
  • art and technique of printing with movable type;
  • a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements";
  • a mixture of ingredients;

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    Hyponyms: drafting, dramatization, dramatisation, fabrication, fictionalization, fictionalisation, metrification, novelization, novelisation, redaction, lexicography, versification, arrangement, arranging, transcription, realization, realisation, recapitualtion, paste-up, structure, phenotype, genotype, genetic constitution, karyotype, term paper, incidental music, morceau, sheet music, musical arrangement, intermezzo, solo, duet, duette, duo, trio, quartet, quartette, quintet, quintette, sextet, sextette, sestet, septet, septette, octet, octette, bagatelle, divertimento, serenade, canon, etude, pastorale, pastoral, idyll, toccata, fantasia, passage, musical passage, allegro, movement, largo, larghetto, suite, symphonic poem, tone poem, medley, potpourri, pastiche, nocturne, adagio, song, study, capriccio, motet, program music, programme music, paste, beebread, ambrosia, compost, soup

     

    Derivational Morphology: write, compose, pen, indite, constitute, represent, make up, comprise, be, form, make

     

     
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