songlike and flowing in style.
in a cantabile manner.
Historical Examples

A Bold Stroke for a Husband Hannah Cowley
Nicolo Paganini: His Life and Work Stephen Samuel Stratton
Style in Singing W. E. Haslam
Nicolo Paganini: His Life and Work Stephen Samuel Stratton
Unicorns James Huneker
The Violoncello and Its History Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski
The Letters of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Vol. 1 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
A Popular History of the Art of Music W. S. B. Mathews
Modern Spanish Lyrics Various
Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine–Vol. 54, No. 333, July 1843 Various

adjective, adverb
(to be performed) in a singing style, i.e. flowingly and melodiously
a piece or passage performed in this way


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