mood-music

mood music

noun
music comprised chiefly of popular songs in lush orchestral arrangements, intended to provide a relaxing, soothing atmosphere.

Origin:
1935–40

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mood music
 
n
1.  recorded music played in the background in a place to establish a mood of relaxation, calm, etc
2.  a prevailing atmosphere or feeling

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