"sonata" Definition

  1. n. An extended composition for one or two instruments, consisting usually of three or four movements; as, Beethoven's sonatas for the piano, for the violin and piano, etc.

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Position in dictionary: 92602 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "sonata": 1
Words that end with "sonata": 1
Words that contain "sonata": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of sonata

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