a person who rhapsodizes.
(in ancient Greece) a person who recited epic poetry, especially professionally.
a person who speaks or writes rhapsodies
a person who speaks with extravagant enthusiasm
Also rhapsode (ˈræpsəʊd). (in ancient Greece) a professional reciter of poetry, esp of Homer
verb (used without object), rhapsodized, rhapsodizing. 1. to talk with extravagant enthusiasm. 2. to speak or write rhapsodies. verb (used with object), rhapsodized, rhapsodizing. 3. to recite as a rhapsody. verb 1. to speak or write (something) with extravagant enthusiasm 2. (intransitive) to recite or write rhapsodies
noun, plural rhapsodies. 1. Music. an instrumental composition irregular in form and suggestive of improvisation. 2. an ecstatic expression of feeling or enthusiasm. 3. an epic poem, or a part of such a poem, as a book of the Iliad, suitable for recitation at one time. 4. a similar piece of modern literature. 5. an […]
- Rhapsody in blue
Rhapsody in Blue definition A concerto for piano and orchestra from the early 1920s by George Gershwin; one of the first pieces of “serious” music to contain elements of jazz.
noun, plural rhatanies. 1. either of two South American shrubs belonging to the genus Krameria, of the legume family, K. tiandra (knotty rhatany or Peruvian rhatany) or K. argentea (Brazilian rhatany or Pará rhatany) 2. the root of either of these plants, used as an astringent and tonic in medicine and also to color port […]