musical activity (singing or whistling etc.); "his music was his central interest"
punishment for one's actions; "you have to face the music"; "take your medicine"
any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds; "he fell asleep to the music of the wind chimes"
(music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious;
become tense, nervous, or uneasy; "He tensed up when he saw his opponent enter the room"
increase the tension on; "alternately relax and tense your calf muscle"; "tense the rope manually before tensing the spring"
become stretched or tense or taut;
put on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice; "Try on this sweater to see how it looks"
melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities; "try the yak butter"; "render fat in a casserole"
take a sample of; "Try these new crackers"; "Sample the regional dishes"
test the limits of; "You are trying my patience!"
give pain or trouble to; "I've been sorely tried by these students"
examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of; "The football star was tried for the murder of his wife"; "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials"
make an effort or attempt; "He tried to shake off his fears"; "The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps"; "The police attempted to stop the thief"; "He sought to improve himself"; "She always seeks to do good