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Chorus

noun

1) A band of singers and dancers.

2) A company of persons supposed to behold what passed in the acts of a tragedy, and to sing the sentiments which the events suggested in couplets or verses between the acts; also, that which was thus sung by the chorus.

3) An interpreter in a dumb show or play.

4) A company of singers singing in concert.

5) A composition of two or more parts, each of which is intended to be sung by a number of voices.

6) Parts of a song or hymn recurring at intervals, as at the end of stanzas; also, a company of singers who join with the singer or choir in singer or choir in singing such parts.

7) The simultaneous of a company in any noisy demonstration; as, a Chorus of shouts and catcalls.

v. i.

1) To sing in chorus; to exclaim simultaneously.

Example Sentences for

Chorus

1) She put out her hands, shouted something, and all that wild mob took up the shout in a roaring Chorus of articulated, rapid, breathless utterance
2) In typical 18th to 21st century oratorios and masses , Chorus or choir is usually understood to imply more than one singer per part , in contrast to the quartet of soloists also featured in these works
3) Mixed Chorus of yes sirs and no sirs.
4) A Chorus of birds began, each trying to outdo the other as the strange music rang through the trees
5) Like a work of art – indeed, like a novel – the nation is polyphonic, internally differentiated, a Chorus of many voices orchestrated into one.
6) The horse was whipped up and the cab rattled off along the quay amid a Chorus of laughter and adieus.
7) Paul McCartney -- vocal , Chorus vocal , piano , rhythm guitar
8) Musically , the song is a glossy take on a basic grunge format with delicate , sparsely-instrumented verses alternating with loud , aggressive Chorus sections
9) The bridge melody of `` Build God , Then Well Talk ' is a derivative of the melody of the Chorus of `` My Favorite Things ' from The Sound of Music
10) In official or public parties , as well as in public schools , shall be sung only the first and last verses and the Chorus of the National Song sanctioned by the General Assembly on May 11 , 1813 . '
11) A Chorus of voices invited him to begin his own supper and Lily came forward with three potatoes which she had reserved for him. ‘Very well,ssaid Gabriel amiably, as he took another preparatory draught, kindly forget my existence, ladies and gentlemen, for a few minutes.’
12) His next opera , Les deux nuits (1829) was admired by Richard Wagner who praised `` the vivacity and the natural grace of the French spirit ' and who found inspiration in one of the marches for the Bridal Chorus in Lohengrin
13) The song uses a verse-Chorus form where the main four-chord riff is used during the intro and Chorus to create an alternating loud and quiet dynamic
14) And a Chorus of pewter mugs, tapped with impatient hands against the oak tables of the coffee-room, accompanied the shouts for mine host’s buxom daughter. ‘Sally!sshouted a more persistent voice, are ye goinsto be all night with that there beer?’ ‘I do think father might get the beer for them,smuttered Sally, as Jemima, stolidly and without further comment, took a couple of foam-crowned jugs from the shelf, and began filling a number of pewter tankards with some of that home-brewed ale for which The Fisherman’s Restshad been famous since that days of King Charles. ‘E knows ow busy we are in ere.’ ‘Your father is too busy discussing politics with Mr ‘Empseed to worry isself about you and the kitchen,sgrumbled Jemima under her breath.
15) According to the Liszt biographer Alan Walker , the Weimar orchestra of the 1880s was far from its peak of a few decades earlier -- and the opera performance ended with orchestra going one way and Chorus another
16) He first appeared in opera in the Chorus and in small roles at the Glyndebourne Festival between 1972 and 1976
17) Cobain used an Electro-Harmonix Small Clone guitar Chorus pedal to give his instrument a `` watery ' tone during the verses and pre-Choruses
18) `` Fling ' , track eight on the album , `` boasts a manic shoutalong Chorus ' and `` offers a kind of nuclear-powered punk-funk '
19) He started his singing career by singing in operas in the Chorus and in small roles at the Glyndebourne Festival between 1972 and 1976
20) A noisy Chorus of frogs began, loud calls as males searched for females
21) John Lennon -- Chorus vocal
22) In de Waarts final season , 1984-85 , there were four sold-out performances of Mahlers hugh Eighth Symphony with the Symphony Chorus , the Masterworks Chorale , the San Francisco Boys Chorus , and the San Francisco Girls Chorus
23) The term orchestra derives from the Greek , the name for the area in front of an ancient Greek stage reserved for the Greek Chorus
24) At last the Dodo said, everybody has won, and all must have prizes.’ ‘But who is to give the prizes?squite a Chorus of voices asked. ‘Why, she, of course,ssaid the Dodo, pointing to Alice with one finger; and the whole party at once crowded round her, calling out in a confused way, Prizes!
25) The Chorus is written below :
26) George Harrison -- Chorus vocal , lead guitar , six - string bass
27) The stirring final solo and Chorus , which take up weightier matters -LRB- the meaning of life , the last trumpet , the eternal afterlife -RRB- , might be taken to show what a remarkable work Haydn could have composed had he had access to a more serious libretto
28) Between 1984 and 2000 he worked with Dieter Bohlen in Modern Talking and Blue System , as part of the Chorus
29) And a Chorus of pewter mugs, tapped with impatient hands against the oak tables of the coffee-room, accompanied the shouts for mine host’s buxom daughter. ‘Sally!sshouted a more persistent voice, are ye goinsto be all night with that there beer?’ ‘I do think father might get the beer for them,smuttered Sally, as Jemima, stolidly and without further comment, took a couple of foam-crowned jugs from the shelf, and began filling a number of pewter tankards with some of that home-brewed ale for which The Fisherman’s Restshad been famous since that days of King Charles. ‘E knows ow busy we are in ere.’ ‘Your father is too busy discussing politics with Mr ‘Empseed to worry isself about you and the kitchen,sgrumbled Jemima under her breath.
30) The Seasons is written for a fairly large late-Classical orchestra , a Chorus singing mostly in four parts , and three vocal soloists , representing archetypal country folk : Simon -LRB- bass -RRB- , Lucas -LRB- tenor -RRB- , and Hanne -LRB- soprano -RRB-