anthem definition

  • noun:
    • A hymn of compliments or respect.
    • A choral composition having a sacred or moralizing text in English.
    • A modern ballad followed closely by stone music instrumentation.
    • Antiphon.
    • A choral or vocal structure, usually with a religious or political lyric.
    • A hymn of compliments or commitment.
    • a rather well-known song or track.
    • previously, a hymn sung in alternate parts, in current use, a range through the Psalms, or other elements of the Scriptures and/or liturgy, set-to sacred songs.
    • A song or hymn of compliments or commitment.
    • initially, a hymn sung in alternative components; in modern-day use, a bit of sacred songs set-to words usually extracted from the Psalms or other areas of the Scriptures; a developed motet.
    • Hence A song or hymn expressive of praise, patriotism, respect, etc., and set-to music.
    • a song of compliments (to God or even a saint or even to a nation)
    • a song of devotion or respect (regarding a nation or college)
    • A hymn of compliments or loyalty.
    • A choral composition having a sacred or moralizing text in English.
    • today's ballad accompanied by stone songs instrumentation.
    • Antiphon.
    • A choral or singing structure, usually with a religious or governmental lyric.
    • A hymn of praise or loyalty.
    • an extremely popular song or track.
    • previously, a hymn sung in alternate components, in present use, a range from the Psalms, or other components of the Scriptures or even the liturgy, set-to sacred songs.
    • A song or hymn of compliments or devotion.
    • initially, a hymn sung in alternate components; in modern use, a piece of sacred music set-to terms generally extracted from the Psalms or any other parts of the Scriptures; a developed motet.
    • Hence A song or hymn expressive of compliments, patriotism, commitment, etc., and set-to music.
    • a song of praise (to God or even a saint or even to a nation)
    • a song of commitment or loyalty (as to a nation or college)
  • verb:
    • To celebrate with anthems.
    • To commemorate with anthems.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To celebrate with anthems.
    • To commemorate with anthems.
  • others:
    • To celebrate or salute with an anthem or tune.
    • To commemorate or salute with an anthem or tune.

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