Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » P » Passing Note ... Pastor Roseus

PASTICHE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does pastiche mean? 

PASTICHE (noun)
  The noun PASTICHE has 2 senses:

1. a musical composition consisting of a series of songs or other musical pieces from various sources
2. a work of art that imitates the style of some previous work

  Familiarity information: PASTICHE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PASTICHE (noun)


Sense 1pastiche [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A musical composition consisting of a series of songs or other musical pieces from various sources

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

medley; pastiche; potpourri

Hypernyms ("pastiche" is a kind of...):

composition; musical composition; opus; piece; piece of music (a musical work that has been created)


Sense 2pastiche [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A work of art that imitates the style of some previous work

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("pastiche" is a kind of...):

work of art (art that is a product of one of the fine arts (especially a painting or sculpture of artistic merit))


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Hawks will not pick out hawks' eyes." (English proverb)

"All plants are our brothers and sisters. They talk to us and if we listen, we can hear them." (Native American proverb, Arapaho)

"When you are dead, your sister's tears will dry as time goes on, your widow's tears will cease in another's arms, but your mother will mourn you until she dies." (Arabic proverb)

"One who scorns is one who buys." (Corsican proverb)

 PASTICHE: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.1011 seconds