lyrical

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lyrical(
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rih
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kuhl
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (literature)
a. lírico
The author's works have an unsurpassed lyrical beauty.Las obras del autor poseen una belleza lírica sin igual.
b. lleno de lirismo
Her poetry was lyrical and often reflected memories of her childhood.Su poesía estaba llena de lirismo y a menudo reflejaba recuerdos de su niñez.
2. (enthusiastic)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The guests waxed lyrical about their hosts' hospitality.Los invitados se deshicieron en elogios de la hospitalidad de sus anfitriones.
The speaker became ever more lyrical about the benefits of the plan.El conferenciante hablaba cada vez entusiasmado de los beneficios del plan.
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lyrical
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. lírico(a)
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lyrical [ˈlɪrɪkəl]
adjective
lírico; entusiasmado
to wax or become lyrical about or over sth deshacerse en elogios a algo; he was waxing lyrical about my roast beef se deshacía en elogios a mi rosbif; estaba entusiasmado con mi rosbif
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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