any utterance produced simultaneously by a group
"a chorus of boos"
a group of people assembled to sing together
the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers
chorus, chorus linenoun
a body of dancers or singers who perform together
chorus, Greek chorusverb
a company of actors who comment (by speaking or singing in unison) on the action in a classical Greek play
utter in unison
"`yes,' the children chorused"
sing in a choir
A group of singers and dancers in the religious festivals of ancient Greece
A group of people in a play or performance who recite together.
A group of singers; singing group who perform together.
The performance of the chorus was awe-inspiring and exhilarating.
A repeated part of a song, also called the refrain.
The catchiest part of most songs is the chorus.
A setting or feature in electronic music that makes one voice sound like many.
A group of people or animals who make sounds together
An actor who reads the opening and closing lines of a play.
To echo a particular sentiment.
To sing the chorus.
Etymology: From Latin chorus, from (choros).
a band of singers and dancers
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
an interpreter in a dumb show or play
a company of singers singing in concert
a composition of two or more parts, each of which is intended to be sung by a number of voices
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
the simultaneous of a company in any noisy demonstration; as, a Chorus of shouts and catcalls
to sing in chorus; to exclaim simultaneously
Etymology: [L., a dance in a ring, a dance accompanied with song; a chorus, a band of dancers and singers. Gr. . See Choir.]
Chorus, Erasure's fifth proper studio album, was released by Mute Records in the UK and Sire Records in the U.S. in 1991. This album was the last to end Erasure's classic period.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kō′rus, n. a band of singers and dancers, esp. in the Greek plays: a company of singers: that which is sung by a chorus: the combination of several voices in one simultaneous utterance: the part of a song in which the company join the singer.—adj. Choreograph′ic.—ns. Choreog′raphy, Chorog′raphy, the notation of dancing.—adj. Chō′ric.—ns. Chō′rist, Chor′ister, a member of a choir. [L.,—Gr. choros, dance.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
in the ancient drama a group of persons introduced on the stage representing witnesses of what is being acted, and giving expression to their thoughts and feelings regarding it; originally a band of singers and dancers on festive occasions, in connection particularly with the Bacchus worship.
Song lyrics by chorus -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by chorus on the Lyrics.com website.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'Chorus' in Nouns Frequency: #2878
The numerical value of Chorus in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Chorus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
No one has ever achieved anything significant without a chorus of critics standing on the sideline saying why it can't be done, nothing is easier or more pathetic than being a critic.
It was a crass and clumsy gesture from an increasingly isolated tin pot despot, a morally deranged authoritarian who was at that very moment clinging desperately onto political power in the face of international sanctions and a rising chorus of international condemnation, after years of negotiation and appeasement, the world has lost its patience now with Mr Putin's judo politics and his cringing hard-man photo opportunities.
The Trump lawyers' strategy is to cooperate with Mueller on the inside game. The outside chorus tries to rough up Mueller, in case his findings are trouble for POTUS.
We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave, to every living heart and hearth-stone, all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.
OK, that's a very creative refrain, the chorus that goes on and on, is that related to lowest unemployment ever, basically, for African-Americans ?
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- припев, рефрен, хорBulgarian
- Refrain, Chorus, ChorGerman
- χορός, χορωδία, επωδόςGreek
- estribillo, coroSpanish
- kertosäe, kuoroFinnish
- kór, niðurlagFaroese
- chœur, chœur antique, refrain, choraleFrench
- sèistScottish Gaelic
- refrén, kórusHungarian
- 合唱, コーラスJapanese
- 합창, 合唱Korean
- koor, refreinDutch
- refren, chór, chórekPolish
- припев, хорRussian
- hợp xướngVietnamese
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