Definition of karaoke
- a karaoke machine
That bar has karaoke on Saturday night.
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First Known Use: 1977See Words from the same year
: a form of entertainment in which a device plays the music of popular songs and people sing the words to the songs they choose
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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