con·​cert·​go·​er | \ ˈkän(t)-sərt-ˌgō(-ə)r How to pronounce concertgoer (audio) , ˈkän-ˌsərt- \

Definition of concertgoer

: one who often attends concerts

Other Words from concertgoer

concertgoing \ ˈkän(t)-​sərt-​ˌgō-​iŋ How to pronounce concertgoer (audio) , -​ˌgȯ(-​)iŋ , ˈkän-​ˌsərt-​ \ noun or adjective

Examples of concertgoer in a Sentence

a large crowd of concertgoers
Recent Examples on the Web The new complaint from lawyer Thomas J. Henry is the latest iteration of a fast-evolving case that has been growing exponentially since it was first filed on behalf of a single concertgoer, Kristian Paredes, on Nov. 8. Nancy Dillon, Rolling Stone, 18 Nov. 2021 Eight Astroworld attendees died the night of the concert, and concertgoer Bharti Shahani succumbed to her injuries on Wednesday. Sara Netzley,, 15 Nov. 2021 On Wednesday, a ninth concertgoer died after obtaining injuries. Fox News, 13 Nov. 2021 Another concertgoer, Kristian Paredes, is suing Scott, Drake (who also performed at the show during Scott’s set), and Live Nation. Victoria Bekiempis, Vulture, 8 Nov. 2021 Angel Rodriguez, a concertgoer, said Saturday morning., 6 Nov. 2021 Another scene finds Scott ordering security to bring back an attendee who was being thrown out, though the concertgoer’s actions are not detailed on film. Washington Post, 14 Oct. 2021 About an hour after the first fall, officers were alerted about another incident in which a man had fallen from a different upper-level section and landed on a concertgoer below. Justin Ray, Los Angeles Times, 11 Nov. 2021 Scott is also being sued by a concertgoer who says he was partially paralyzed when he was pushed from a third-floor balcony at a New York City concert in 2017, an incident the man says happened after Scott encouraged people to jump., 9 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of concertgoer

1828, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of concertgoer was in 1828

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26 Nov 2021

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“Concertgoer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of concertgoer

: a person who often goes to concerts or who is at a particular concert


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