Definition of Choric

1. Adjective. Relating to or written for or in the style of a Greek chorus. "A choric Greek tragedy"

Partainyms: Chorus
Derivative terms: Chorus

Definition of Choric

1. a. Of or pertaining to a chorus.

Definition of Choric

1. Adjective. Including or involving a Greek chorus ¹

2. Adjective. (poetry) Intended to be sung by a choir or chorus (e.g. a hymn) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Choric

1. pertaining to a chorus [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Choric

choreology
choreophrasia
chorepiscopal
chores
choreus
choreuses
choria
chorial
choriamb
choriambi
choriambic
choriambics
choriambs
choriambus
choriambuses
choric (current term)
chorine
chorines
choring
chorio-
chorioadenoma
chorioallantoic
chorioallantoic graft
chorioallantoic membrane
chorioallantoic placenta
chorioallantois
chorioallantoises
chorioamnionic placenta
chorioamnionitis
chorioangioma

Literary usage of Choric

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Greece: II. Grecian History to the Reign of Peisistratus at Athens by George Grote (1899)
"THE interval between 776-560 Bc presents to us a remarkable expansion of Grecian genius in the creation of their elegiac, iambic, lyric, choric, and gnomic ..."

2. An Introduction to the Rhythmic and Metric of the Classical Languages: To by Johann Hermann Heinrich Schmidt, John Williams White (1902)
"According to this, the dance melodies of choric poetry are distinguished from ... choric Strophes. 1. In lyrical poetry the strophe, and with it the same ..."

3. The Gypsy Trail: An Anthology for Campers by Mary Hopkins, Pauline Dorothea Goldmark (1914)
"Alfred, Lord Tennyson choric SONG OF THE LOTOS-EATERS THERE is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night-dews ..."

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