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Savoyard

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noun Sa·voy·ard \sə-ˈvȯi-ˌärd, ˌsa-ˌvȯi-ˈärd, ˌsav-ˌwä-ˈyär(d)\

Definition of Savoyard

  1. :  a devotee, performer, or producer of the comic operas of W. S. Gilbert and A. S. Sullivan



Origin and Etymology of savoyard

Savoy Theater, London, built for the presentation of Gilbert and Sullivan operas


First Known Use: 1890

Rhymes with savoyard

Abelard, afterguard, avant-garde, Beauregard, bodyguard, boulevard, business card, calling card, cattle guard, Christmas card, color guard, compass card, credit card, debit card, disregard, drawing card, goliard, greeting card, honor guard, interlard, Langobard, leotard, Longobard, lumberyard, national guard, navy yard, no-holds-barred, postal card, provost guard, report card, Scotland Yard, self-regard, shooting guard, tourist card, undercard, union card, unitard


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