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Ensemble

see synonyms of ensemble

Noun

1. ensemble

a group of musicians playing or singing together

Example Sentences:
'a string ensemble'

2. ensemble, supporting players

a cast other than the principals

3. corps de ballet, ensemble

the chorus of a ballet company

4. ensemble, tout ensemble

an assemblage of parts or details (as in a work of art) considered as forming a whole

5. ensemble

a coordinated outfit (set of clothing)

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Ensemble

see synonyms of ensemble
noun
1. 
all the parts of something considered together and in relation to the whole
2. 
a person's complete costume; outfit
3. 
a. 
the cast of a play other than the principals; supporting players
b. 
(as modifier)
an ensemble role
4. music
a. 
a group of soloists singing or playing together
b. 
(as modifier)
an ensemble passage
5. music
the degree of precision and unity exhibited by a group of instrumentalists or singers performing together
the ensemble of the strings is good
6. 
the general or total effect of something made up of individual parts
7. physics
a. 
a set of systems (such as a set of collections of atoms) that are identical in all respects apart from the motions of their constituents
b. 
a single system (such as a collection of atoms) in which the properties are determined by the statistical behaviour of its constituents
adverb
8. 
all together or at once
adjective
9. 
(of a film or play) involving several separate but often interrelated story lines
ensemble comedy drama
10. 
involving no individual star but several actors whose roles are of equal importance
fine ensemble playing

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Ensemble

see synonyms of ensemble
noun
1. 
all the parts considered as a whole; total effect
2. 
a whole costume, esp. one of matching or complementary articles of dress
3. 
a. 
a company of actors, dancers, etc., or all but the featured stars
b. 
their performance together
4.  Music
a. 
a small group of musicians playing or singing together
b. 
the instruments or voices constituting such a group
c. 
the performance together of such a group, or of all the members of an orchestra, chorus, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Ensemble

see synonyms of ensemble
n.
1. A unit or group of complementary parts that contribute to a single effect, especially:
a. A coordinated outfit or costume.
b. A coordinated set of furniture.
c. A group of musicians, singers, dancers, or actors who perform together: an improvisational theater ensemble; a woodwind ensemble.
2. Music
a. A work for two or more vocalists or instrumentalists.
b. The performance of such a work.

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