"encore" Definition

  1. adv. & interj. Once more; again; -- used by the auditors and spectators of plays, concerts, and other entertainments, to call for a repetition of a particular part.
  2. n. A call or demand (as, by continued applause) for a repetition; as, the encores were numerous.
  3. v. t. To call for a repetition or reappearance of; as, to encore a song or a singer.

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Position in dictionary: 32827 of 111710 words.
Word Type: adv. & interj., n., v. t.,
Words that start with "encore": 2
Words that end with "encore": 1
Words that contain "encore": 2
Next words in dictionary: encored, encoring, encorporing, encoubert, encounter
Previous words in dictionary: encompassment, encompassing, encompassed, encompass, encomiums

English Dictionary Definition of encore

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