Tchaikovsky

biographical name
Tchai·​kov·​sky | \ chī-ˈkȯf-skē How to pronounce Tchaikovsky (audio) , chə-, -ˈkȯv- \

Definition of Tchaikovsky

Pyotr Ilich 1840–1893 Russian composer

Other Words from Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovskyan or Tchaikovskian \ chī-​ˈkȯf-​skē-​ən How to pronounce Tchaikovsky (audio) , chə-​ , -​ˈkȯv-​ \ adjective

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“Tchaikovsky.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tchaikovsky. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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