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See also: Roulade
roulade (plural roulades)
- (music) An elaborate embellishment of several notes sung to one syllable.
- 1863, Sheridan Le Fanu, The House by the Churchyard:
- He leaned back in his chair, and little more than the whites of his upturned eyes were visible; and beating time upon the table with one hand, claw-wise, and with two or three queer, little thrills and roulades, which re-appeared with great precision in each verse, he delivered himself thus, in what I suspect was an old psalm tune: […]
- 1891, Mary Noailles Murfree, In the "Stranger People's" Country, Nebraska 2005, p. 71:
- He heard only here and there the ecstatic burst of a mocking-bird's wonderful roulades.
- A slice of meat that is rolled up, stuffed, and cooked.
A slice of meat that is rolled up, stuffed, and cooked
roulade f (plural roulades)