Rossini

biographical name
Ros·​si·​ni | \ rȯ-ˈsē-nē How to pronounce Rossini (audio) , rə-\

Definition of Rossini

Gio*ac*chi*no \ ˌjō-​ə-​ˈkē-​(ˌ)nō How to pronounce ˌjō-ə-ˈkē-(ˌ)nō (audio)\ Antonio 1792–1868 Italian composer

Other Words from Rossini

Rossinian \ rȯ-​ˈsē-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Rossinian (audio) , rə-​ \ adjective

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