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mellifluous
(adj)
mǝl-IF-loo-ǝs
Meaning

melodious; sweet-sounding

1st Sample Sentence

I can often hear the soft, mellifluous sound of music coming from the apartment above me.

Root

mel mellis (honey)#fluere (to flow) (Latin)

Synonyms

dulcet, mellifluous

Antonyms

raucous

Mnemonics

melli = melody + fluous = smooth flowing. the music played by a 'Flute' is mellifluous.

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