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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A group of musicians.

Usage examples (37)
  • The entire orchestra rose to its feet to acknowledge the applause after the concert.
  • Christoph Eschenbach says a conductor's relationship with the orchestra is a bit like a marriage.
  • The first and most considerable was more particularly called the orchestra, from a Greek word (210) that signifies to dance.
  • About one-third of the orchestra is from elsewhere. for more
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