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Meaning of LIBRETTIST

Pronunciation:  li'bretist

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  author of words to be set to music in an opera or operetta
 

LIBRETTIST is a 10 letter word that starts with L.

 

 See Also: author, Gilbert, Sir William Gilbert, William Gilbert, William Schwenk Gilbert, writer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Li*bret"tist\ (l[i^]*br[e^]t"t[i^]st), n.
One who makes a libretto.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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