Definitions for composerkəmˈpoʊ zər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

com•pos•erkəmˈpoʊ zər(n.)

  1. a person or thing that composes.

    Category: Literature, Music and Dance

  2. a person who writes music.

    Category: Literature, Music and Dance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. composer(noun)

    someone who composes music as a profession

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. composer(noun)əmˈpoʊ zər

    sb who writes music


  1. composer(Noun)

    One who composes; an author. Specifically, an author of a piece of music.

  2. composer(Noun)

    One who, or that which, quits or calms.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Composer(noun)

    one who composes; an author. Specifically, an author of a piece of music

  2. Composer(noun)

    one who, or that which, quiets or calms; one who adjusts a difference


  1. Composer

    A composer is a person who creates music, either by musical notation or oral tradition, for interpretation and performance, or through direct manipulation of sonic material as electroacoustic music.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'composer' in Nouns Frequency: #2311

Translations for composer

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a writer, especially of a piece of music.

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