words as in the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number
"his compositions always started with the lyrics"
"he wrote both words and music"
"the song uses colloquial language"
lyric write lyrics for (a song) ; the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number; a short poem of songlike quality ; expressing deep emotion; used of a singer or singing voice that is light in volume and modest in range; relating to or being musical drama; of or relating to a category of poetry that expresses emotion (often in a songlike way)
languagea systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols; (language) communication by word of mouth; the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number; the cognitive processes involved in producing and understanding linguistic communication; the mental faculty or power of vocal communication; a system of words used to name things in a particular discipline
words as in language that is spoken or written
"he has a gift for words"
"she put her thoughts into words"
words as in an angry dispute
"they had a quarrel"
"they had words"
quarrel have a disagreement over something; an angry dispute; an arrow that is shot from a crossbow
wrangle to quarrel noisily, angrily or disruptively; herd and care for; an angry dispute; an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)
row propel with oars; an arrangement of objects or people side by side in a line; an angry dispute; a long continuous strip (usually running horizontally); (construction) a layer of masonry; a linear array of numbers, letters, or symbols side by side ; a continuous chronological succession without an interruption; the act of rowing as a sport
run-in an angry dispute
dustup an angry dispute
words as in words making up the dialogue of a play
"the actor forgot his speech"
actor's line words making up the dialogue of a play
speechthe act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience; (language) communication by word of mouth; something spoken; the exchange of spoken words; your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally; a lengthy rebuke; words making up the dialogue of a play; the mental faculty or power of vocal communication