lyric character or style, as in poetry.
lyric feeling; enthusiasm, especially when unrestrained or exaggerated.

1750–60; lyric + -ism

nonlyricism, noun Unabridged
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lyricism (ˈlɪrɪˌsɪzəm)
1.  the quality or style of lyric poetry
2.  emotional or enthusiastic outpouring

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Word Origin & History

1760, from lyric + -ism.
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Example sentences
Again, this trait has threatened the more philosophical lyricism of his music
  as an art form.
Sumptuous singing and lyricism at the keyboard are always collectable.
We may come back to the many efforts of lyricism in the text, which don't often
  scale the intended heights.
The late paintings have an airy lightness and a lyricism for which there is no
  precedent in a half century of the artist's work.
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