WikiDictionary.org






Wiki Dictionary Search





Composition (IPA: /ˌkɑmpəˈzɪʃən/)


Composition (n.)

The act or art of composing, or forming a whole or integral, by placing together and uniting different things, parts, or ingredients.

Composition (n.)

The invention or combination of the parts of any literary work or discourse, or of a work of art; as, the composition of a poem or a piece of music.

Composition (n.)

The art or practice of so combining the different parts of a work of art as to produce a harmonious whole; also, a work of art considered as such. See 4, below.

Composition (n.)

The act of writing for practice in a language, as English, Latin, German, etc.

Composition (n.)

The setting up of type and arranging it for printing.

Composition (n.)

The state of being put together or composed; conjunction; combination; adjustment.

Composition (n.)

A mass or body formed by combining two or more substances; as, a chemical composition.

Composition (n.)

A literary, musical, or artistic production, especially one showing study and care in arrangement; -- often used of an elementary essay or translation done as an educational exercise.

Composition (n.)

Consistency; accord; congruity.

Composition (n.)

Mutual agreement to terms or conditions for the settlement of a difference or controversy; also, the terms or conditions of settlement; agreement.

Composition (n.)

The adjustment of a debt, or avoidance of an obligation, by some form of compensation agreed on between the parties; also, the sum or amount of compensation agreed upon in the adjustment.

Composition (n.)

Synthesis as opposed to analysis.

Composition

Placement or arrangement of visual elements or ingredients in a work of art

Composition

Collective body of important features established by the author in their creation of literature

Composition

Album

Composition

Painting by Wassily Kandinsky

Composition

Painting by Birger Carlstedt (NGV, A-1995-1)


WikiThesaurus.org

Click for Synonyms of composition on WikiThesaurus


NameReports.com

Check domain name registration of composition.com on NameReports