Definitions for vocalistˈvoʊ kə lɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vo•cal•istˈvoʊ kə lɪst(n.)

  1. a singer.

    Category: Music and Dance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. singer, vocalist, vocalizer, vocaliser(noun)

    a person who sings


  1. vocalist(Noun)

    A singer; a person who likes to sing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vocalist(noun)

    a singer, or vocal musician, as opposed to an instrumentalist


  1. Vocals

    The musical performance role that the profession, "Singer" will usually provide to a band or ensemble. Vocals, as the name implies, is a singing role. A Singer who has a Vocals role, may also play the part of an instrument, but not always. The Vocals role in a band is sometimes further subdivided to either Lead vocals or Backing vocals, but is sometimes not always narrowly specified as such.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a singer

a female vocalist.

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