: A theme tune used to have lyrics, but no longer does.
- Straight: A theme to Troper Girls doesn't have lyrics, but it used to.
- Exaggerated: The lyrics only existed in the first three episodes.
- Downplayed: It became an Instrumental Theme Tune halfway through the final season.
- Justified: The song was originally sung by a character who has been Killed Off for Real, or otherwise written off.
- Inverted: At first, it's an Instrumental Theme Tune. However, lyrics are added in a later season of Troper Girls.
- Subverted: An instrumental version of the theme tune is played as the opening to one Very Special Episode.
- Double Subverted: The lyrics are permanently dropped later on.
- Parodied: ???
- Zig Zagged: The lyrics are dropped, reintroduced, and rewritten several times during the show's run.
- The theme tune either does or does not have lyrics all along.
- There is no theme tune.
- Enforced: The song's lyrics are unpopular, and the executives decide to make the theme tune instrumental rather than rewrite the lyrics.
- Lampshaded: "Didn't our theme tune have lyrics once?"
- Invoked: The characters decide to stop singing the theme tune, and it becomes instrumental.
- Exploited: Alice writes her own lyrics to the theme.
- Defied: The characters agree not to forget about the lyrics.
- Discussed: ???
- Conversed: "This show used to have a theme song. Now it just has an Instrumental Theme Tune."
- Implied: Not applicable. (This trope can only be shown.)
- Played For Laughs: Several seasons after the lyrics have been lost, Alice attempts to sing the old lyrics, but has forgotten them.
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