soloist

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noun so·lo·ist \ˈsō-lə-wist, -(ˌ)lō-ist\

Definition of soloist

  1. :  one who performs a solo

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First Known Use of soloist

1864


SOLOIST Defined for English Language Learners

soloist

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Definition of soloist for English Language Learners

  • : a person who performs a musical solo


SOLOIST Defined for Kids

soloist

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noun so·lo·ist \ˈsō-lə-wist\

Definition of soloist for Students

  1. :  a person who performs a solo


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