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opera

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈɒp.ər.ə/ /ˈɒp.rə/ us    /ˈɑː.pɚ.ə/
A2 a musical play in which most of the words are sung, or plays and music of this type: "Carmen" is my favourite opera. I've never been a huge fan of opera. He goes to the opera (= to see an opera) whenever he can. an opera singer
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in Korean 오페라…
in Arabic أوبِرا…
in French opéra…
in Turkish opera…
in Italian opera…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歌劇…
in Russian опера…
in Polish opera…
in Spanish ópera…
in Portuguese ópera…
in German die Oper…
in Catalan òpera…
in Japanese オペラ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 歌剧…
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