What does repertoire mean?

Definitions for repertoireˈrɛp ərˌtwɑr, -ˌtwɔr

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word repertoire.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. 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. repertoire(Noun)

    A list of dramas, operas, pieces, parts, etc., which a company or a person has rehearsed and is prepared to perform or display

  2. repertoire(Noun)

    A set of skills possessed by a person. A collection of items.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repertoire(noun)

    a list of dramas, operas, pieces, parts, etc., which a company or a person has rehearsed and is prepared to perform

  2. Origin: [F. See Repertory.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Repertoire

    rep′ėr-twor, n. the list of musical works which a performer is ready to perform.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of repertoire in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of repertoire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Abba Eban:

    He has a splendid repertoire of 500 words. Why does he insist on using only 150?

  2. Tom Cording:

    A lot of times, it's the producers and (artists and repertoire) folks going through tapes, going through masters, and they'll make a discovery, it's voila -- a lightning bolt.

  3. Helen Coulthard:

    Many children who are selective/picky from childhood gradually widen the repertoire of food they accept, especially when confronted with social situations where their behavior is frowned upon.

  4. Sebastien Allard:

    This is an exceptional work, legendary in Rembrandt's repertoire. This type of full-body portrait did not exist in Holland in the 17th century. they are among the most valuable paintings of the era.

  5. Olivia Newton-John:

    It's expected! i do four songs from the movie and the rest of the show is my other life. I've had many lives in music. I've had country when when I started, then I crossed over into pop. I had 'Xanadu' and 'Grease,' many songs in between. I feel very grateful. I have such a large repertoire to choose from.

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