Definitions for repertoryˈrɛp ərˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rep•er•to•ryˈrɛp ərˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i(n.)(pl.)-ries.

  1. a type of theatrical presentation in which a company performs several works regularly or in alternate sequence in one season.

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  2. Also called

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  3. Ref: repertoire .

  4. a store or stock of things available.

  5. a storehouse or repository.

Origin of repertory:

1545–55; < LL repertōrium inventory < L reper(īre) to discover, find (re-re - +-perīre, comb. form of parere to bring forth, produce) +-tōrium -tory2


Princeton's WordNet

  1. repertory(noun)

    a storehouse where a stock of things is kept

  2. repertory, repertoire(noun)

    the entire range of skills or aptitudes or devices used in a particular field or occupation

    "the repertory of the supposed feats of mesmerism"; "has a large repertory of dialects and characters"

  3. repertoire, repertory(noun)

    a collection of works (plays, songs, operas, ballets) that an artist or company can perform and do perform for short intervals on a regular schedule


  1. repertory(Noun)

    a repertoire

  2. repertory(Noun)

    a collection of things, or a place where such a collection is kept

  3. repertory(Noun)

    a specific set of works that a company performs

  4. repertory(Noun)

    a theater in which a resident company presents works from a specified repertoire, usually in alternation.

  5. repertory(Noun)

    a repertory company.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repertory(noun)

    a place in which things are disposed in an orderly manner, so that they can be easily found, as the index of a book, a commonplace book, or the like

  2. Repertory(noun)

    a treasury; a magazine; a storehouse

  3. Repertory(noun)

    same as Repertoire


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