the opera

Definition of the opera

  1. :  an opera performance or opera performances Have you ever been to the opera? I enjoy going to the opera.

Word by Word Definitions

operaplay
  1. : plural ofopus

  1. :  a drama set to music and made up of vocal pieces with orchestral accompaniment and orchestral overtures (see 1overture 2) and interludes (see interlude 3)

    :  grand opera

    :  the score (see 1score 6) of a musical drama


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