tenorist

noun
ten·​or·​ist | \ ˈte-nə-rist How to pronounce tenorist (audio) \

Definition of tenorist

: a person who sings tenor or plays a tenor instrument

First Known Use of tenorist

1865, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tenorist

tenor entry 1 + -ist entry 1

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The first known use of tenorist was in 1865

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“Tenorist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tenorist. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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