Synonyms of syncopation


1. syncope, syncopation, articulation

usage: (phonology) the loss of sounds from within a word (as in `fo'c'sle' for `forecastle')

2. syncopation, rhythm, beat, musical rhythm

usage: a musical rhythm accenting a normally weak beat

3. syncopation, music

usage: music (especially dance music) that has a syncopated rhythm

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