Definitions of prelude
v. t. - An introductory performance, preceding and preparing for the principal matter; a preliminary part, movement, strain, etc.; especially (Mus.), a strain introducing the theme or chief subject; a movement introductory to a fugue, yet independent; -- with recent composers often synonymous with overture. 2
v. i. - To play an introduction or prelude; to give a prefatory performance; to serve as prelude. 2
v. t. - To introduce with a previous performance; to play or perform a prelude to; as, to prelude a concert with a lively air. 2
v. t. - To serve as prelude to; to precede as introductory. 2
The word "prelude" uses 7 letters: D E E L P R U.
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