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duet

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noun du·et \dü-ˈet also dyü-\

Simple Definition of duet

  • : a piece of music that is performed by two singers or musicians

Full Definition of duet

  1. :  a composition for two performers

Examples of duet

  1. They sang the duet beautifully.

  2. a piano and flute duet



Origin of duet

Italian duetto, diminutive of duo duo


First Known Use: circa 1740


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duet

verb du·et

Definition of duet

du·et·ted or du·et·eddu·et·ting or du·et·ing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to perform a duet




DUET Defined for Kids

duet

play
noun du·et \dü-ˈet, dyü-\

Definition of duet

  1. 1 :  a piece of music for two performers

  2. 2 :  two people performing music together




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