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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A musical composition written for six performers; Six people considered as a unit; A set of six similar things considered as a unit; Six performers or singers who perform together.

Usage examples (31)
  • They needed one more girl to complete their sextette.
  • Evelyn was the last member of the sextette to pass the table.
  • There was to be a sextette, a chorus and a troupe of dancing girls.
  • Her liking for this particular sextette of students was very sincere. for more
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