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Definitions for encore
ˈɑŋ kɔr, -koʊr, ˈɑn-en·core

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. encore(verb)

    an extra or repeated performance; usually given in response to audience demand

  2. encore(verb)

    request an encore, from a performer


  1. encore(Noun)

    A brief extra performance, done after the main performance is complete.

  2. encore(Verb)

    To call for an extra performance or repetition.

  3. encore(Verb)

    To call for an encore.

  4. encore(Interjection)

    Please perform again!

Webster Dictionary

  1. Encore

    once more; again; -- used by the auditors and spectators of plays, concerts, and other entertainments, to call for a repetition of a particular part

    Etymology: [F. The last part of the word is fr. L. hora hour. See Hour.]

  2. Encore(noun)

    a call or demand (as, by continued applause) for a repetition; as, the encores were numerous

    Etymology: [F. The last part of the word is fr. L. hora hour. See Hour.]

  3. Encore(verb)

    to call for a repetition or reappearance of; as, to encore a song or a singer

    Etymology: [F. The last part of the word is fr. L. hora hour. See Hour.]


  1. Encore

    Encore is an American premium cable and satellite television channel that is owned by Starz, LLC. Its programming features mainly older and recent theatrically releasted feature films, although some of its multiplex channels also carry acquired television series. The headquarters of Encore and its sister channels Starz and MoviePlex are located on the Meridian International Business Center complex in Meridian, Colorado. As of March 31, 2013, Encore's programming is available to 35.1 million pay television subscribers in the United States, which outpaces HBO's approximately 30 million pay subscribers; Encore's higher subscriber base is due to the fact that its subscribers do not necessarily have to subscribe to Starz in order to receive the channel as some providers offer the Encore multiplex on a separate digital cable tier from Starz; however, Starz and Encore are often sold together in a singular package.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Encore

    äng-kōr′, adv. again: once more.—n. a call for the repetition of a song, &c.: the repetition of a song, &c.—v.t. to call for a repetition of. [Fr. (It. ancora)—perh. from L. (in) hanc horam, till this hour, hence=still.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    A greedy theatre-goer's desire to get more than his money's worth. From the Fr. _en_, among, and _cochon_, pig,--common among pigs.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Encore

    From the Latin hauc horam, till this hour, still, again.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of encore in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of encore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of encore in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    La plupart des inventeurs, encore aujourd'hui, souhaitent secrètement qu'ils avaient inventé les jeans, en raison de la beauté et de la grâce couplé avec la simplicité et le confort que les jeans bleus ont créé dans notre monde. le vôtre est vraiment pas exception non plus! I aime porter des jeans comme des vêtements décontractés, surtout pendant les week-ends. Je pense aussi que chaque fois qu'une célébrité ou une beauté ou un génie porte des jeans, il fait toujours l'énoncé de la mode les plus percutants, fort et clair!

  2. Jeff Zalaznick:

    Nick McCabe said. The city’s hotels, meanwhile, are making big moves to accommodate the increasing numbers of luxury consumers. Last month, Aria introduced a luxury collection called The Tower Suites. Guests travel to and from the airport in limousines, they’re greeted at curbside and there is a dedicated entrance and private VIP lounge for speedy check-in. As soon as guests book a stay, the Tower Suites concierge reaches out to book dinner reservations and arrange show tickets. 5 best shows to see in Las Vegas This fall, Encore at the Wynn completed a design refresh, updating all suites to include push-button electronic amenities. It added custom linens and floor coverings and commissioned an amenities collection from top-of-the-line cosmetics and fragrance company Molton Brown. Meanwhile, Caesars will mark its 50th anniversary in 2016 with a $ 75 million renovation of its Roman Tower, which will be renamed the Julius Tower next month. While the behemoth resorts expand their luxury offerings, smaller boutique properties that offer a more intimate upscale experience have been opening. Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace debuted in 2013, and Delano Las Vegas and Delano Las Vegas opened last year. One of the smallest hotels, the Parisian-themed The Cromwell, opened last year with only 188 rooms, all with hardwood floors, glamorous boudoir lighting and chaise lounges. Guests are invited to a Moet Chandon toast with the general manager on Friday and Saturday nights. Ultra luxury packages at new Drai’s offer fireworks and private jets But Vegas ’ biggest draw might be its endless bounty of celebrity chef-driven restaurants. Recent eateries from boldfaced names in an already saturated market include three-Michelin-starred Alain Ducasse’s Rivea at Delano Las Vegas, two-Michelin-starred Julian Serrano’s Lago at Bellagio and two-Michelin-starred Michael Mina’s Bardot Brasserie at Aria. Two popular restaurants from other cities have just opened outposts in Delano Las Vegas. In October, the New York City hot spot Carbone( whose fans include Michelle Obama and Kim Kardashian) opened at Aria. Just like New York, Delano Las Vegas is Delano Las Vegas. We try to differentiate ourselves by not only serving excellent food but by creating a unique experience.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    La Bible est le plus grand livre de sagesse et de connaissance jamais écrit et publié. En fait, c'est le livre le plus lu au monde, le livre le plus débattu et le plus cité de l'histoire. Ainsi, la Bible est le plus grand livre de tous les temps. C'est une collection de livres qui comprend des histoires anciennes ou anciennes, des chroniques, des enseignements, des lois, des paraboles, des proverbes, des psaumes, des enseignants, des prédicateurs, des héros, des héroïnes, des saints, des rois, des prophètes, des miracles, des avertissements. , merveilles, mystères, révélations (collectivement, le passé, le présent et le futur) et bien plus encore, y compris des idées extraordinaires ou des paroles de sagesse (encouragement) de Jésus Christ lui-même (le plus grand enseignant et inspirateur de tous les temps), le roi Salomon, le roi David, saint Paul parmi d'autres hommes et femmes sages antiques. Des milliards d'exemplaires ont déjà été publiés et vendus à l'échelle mondiale. Et beaucoup d'autres exemplaires seront publiés et vendus tôt ou tard. En d'autres termes, la Bible a été lue par le monde entier. Même la postérité (toutes les futures générations à venir) lira sûrement la Bible. Vous pouvez parier votre dollar bas. -Emeasoba George

  4. Charles de LEUSSE:

    May my enemies tremble if they still have time! (Que mes ennemis soient tremblants - S'ils en ont encore le temps!)

  5. Russell Henley:

    They were nice enough to let me play two songs with them that we had planned out Saturday after the round at Riviera and it was a blast, then they actually called me up during the encore for the last song and told me the chords when I was on stage and turned my guitar back on, so that was really fun, getting a little bit of a bonus song there. So it is something I'll always remember.

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