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encore

noun [C] uk   /ˈɒŋ.kɔːr/  us   /ˈɑːŋ.kɔːr/
an extra song or piece of music that is performed at the end of a show because the audience shouts for it: We were shouting for an encore. They did a few old hits as/for an encore.
Translations of “encore”
in Arabic أُعنِية مُستَعادة…
in Korean 앙코르…
in Malaysian lagi…
in French bis…
in Turkish tekrar, bis, 'Bravo' bir daha…
in Italian bis…
in Chinese (Traditional) (演出結束後的)加演節目…
in Russian бис!…
in Polish bis…
in Vietnamese nữa đi…
in Spanish bis…
in Portuguese bis…
in Thai การแสดงซ้ำอีกครั้งตามคำเรียกร้องของผู้ชม…
in German die Zugabe…
in Catalan bis…
in Japanese アンコール…
in Indonesian ulangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (演出结束后的)加演节目…
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