rhythmic

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-20 of 20 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
compositions not defining idea or incident but being solely rhythmic or melodic absolute music
music created by African-American musicians; early forms were songs that had a melodic line and a strong rhythmic beat with repeated choruses African-American music , black music
rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart beat , heartbeat , pulsation , pulse
basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music beat , musical rhythm , rhythm
rhythmic sequence cadence
rhythmic beat cadence , lilt
emergency procedure that employs rhythmic compression of the heart (either through the chest wall or, during surgery, directly to the heart) in an attempt to maintain circulation during cardiac arrest cardiac massage , heart massage
muscle tissue of the heart; adapted to continued rhythmic contraction cardiac muscle , heart muscle
fast, rhythmic Latin American ballroom dance cha-cha
rhythmic activity cycle of 24 hours for many organisms circadian rhythm
fast and rhythmic click-clack clickety-clack , clickety-click
rhythmic movement to music dance
rhythmic stroking effleurage
movement, graceful and rhythmic eurythmic
style of dancing characteristic of the Andalusian Gypsies; vigorous and rhythmic with clapping and stamping of feet flamenco , gypsy dancing
hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body heart , pump , ticker
rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics kick , kicking
rhythmic pattern meter
rhythmic pendulum for keeping beat metronome
rhythmic group of eight lines of verse octave
Search another word or see rhythmic on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature