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Responsorial

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Responsorial Responsory; antiphonal.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • responsorial Responsive; specifically, sung in response to or alternation with a lector or precentor.
    • n responsorial An office-book formerly in use, containing the responsories or these and the antiphons for the canonical hours.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Responsorial responsive
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. respondēre, responsumre-, back, spondēre, to promise.

Usage

In literature:

Hearken here, Epistemon, my little bully, dost not thou hold him to be very resolute in his responsory verdicts?
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
Hearken here, Epistemon, my little bully, dost not thou hold him to be very resolute in his responsory verdicts?
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book III." by Francois Rabelais
They are: psalms (including canticles), antiphons, responsories, hymns, lessons, little chapters, versicles and collects.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
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