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fugue

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1  —as in:
a three-part fugue
Definition classical music in which a simple tune is introduced and then extended and developed through some number of successive imitations
  • It is a delicate staccato fugue.
fugue = classical music in which a theme is introduced and then extended and developed through some number of successive imitations
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • She played a three-part fugue by Bach.
  • fugue = classical music in which a simple tune is introduced and then extended and developed through some number of successive imitations
  • Bach improvised a fugue based on the theme.
fugue = classical music in which a theme is introduced and then extended and developed through some number of successive imitations

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2  —as in:
entered a fugue state
Definition a dreamlike state of altered consciousness
  • We found her in a fugue state.
fugue = dreamlike state of altered consciousness
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • She wandered off in a fugue state.
  • fugue = a dreamlike state of altered consciousness
  • Dissociative identity disorder includes amnesia, somnambulism, fugue, and multiple personality.
  • fugue = a dreamlike state of altered consciousness
  • Fugues of amnesia.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
fugues = states of altered consciousness

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