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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or characteristic of musicals.

Usage examples (35)
  • He knew the repertoire, and his works abound in operatic references.
  • In a second, tremendous picture, Domingo sits in operatic darkness; his eyes, with a tragic gleam, are the subject.
  • What might be described as operatic tendencies in the music of worship date further back than the foundation of Christianity.
  • Sung in a child's imitation of an 'operatic' voice. for more
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