Operatic vs Colorature - What's the difference?

operatic | colorature |


As an adjective operatic

is of, related to, or typical of opera.

As a noun colorature is

(music) an elaborate melody, particularly in vocal music and especially in operatic singing of the 18th and 19th centuries, with runs, trills, leaps, etc.

operatic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of, related to, or typical of opera.
  • The politician's address was so flamboyant as to be operatic

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    colorature

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia colorature)
  • (music) An elaborate melody, particularly in vocal music and especially in operatic singing of the 18th and 19th centuries, with runs, trills, leaps, etc.
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