Definition of Segue

1. Noun. The act of changing smoothly from one state or situation to another.

Generic synonyms: Passage, Transition



2. Verb. Proceed without interruption; in music or talk. "He segued into another discourse"
Generic synonyms: Carry On, Continue, Go On, Proceed

Definition of Segue

1. Verb. To move smoothly from one state or subject to another. ¹

2. Verb. (music) To make a smooth transition from one theme to another. ¹

3. Verb. (context: of a disk jockey) To play a sequence of records with no talk between them. ¹

4. Noun. An instance of segueing, a transition. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Segue

1. to proceed without pause from one musical theme to another [v -GUED, -GUEING, -GUES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Segue

segregating
segregation analysis
segregation of chromosomes
segregation ratio
segregational
segregationism
segregationist
segregationists
segregations
segregative
segregator
segrosome
segrosomes
segs
segue (current term)
segued
segueing
segues
seguestration
seguidilla
seguidillas
seguing
sei
sei whale
sei whales
seicento
seicentos
seiche
seiches

Literary usage of Segue

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1. Last Days of Knickerbocker Life in New York by Abram Child Dayton (1896)
"... Lewis Rogers its proprietor—Edmund Jones—Dandy Marx—William Harrington leader of the Bowery Boys—Sam segue the artistic horse dealer—" Mr.", ..."

2. Last Days of Knickerbocker Life in New York by Abram Child Dayton (1897)
"... Lewis Rogers its proprietor—Edmund Jones—Dandy Marx—William Harrington leader of the Bowery Boys—Sam segue the artistic horse dealer—" Mr.", ..."

3. Last Days of Knickerbocker Life in New York by Abram Child Dayton (1897)
"... Lewis Rogers its proprietor—Edmund Jones—Dandy Marx—William Harrington leader of the Bowery Boys—Sam segue the artistic horse dealer—" Mr.", ..."

4. Elson's Music Dictionary: Containing the Definition and Pronunciation of by Louis Charles Elson (1905)
"A sign, $):: al segno, return to the sign ; from the sign. segue (It.) ... The chorus chorus. follows; go on to the segue la finale (It.) ..."

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