Meaning of “operetta” in the English Dictionary

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"operetta" in British English

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operettanoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌɒp.ərˈet.ə/ us /ˌɑː.pəˈret̬.ə/

(Definition of “operetta” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"operetta" in American English

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operettanoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌɑp·əˈret̬·ə/

an amusing play in which many or all of the words are sung and which often includes some dancing, or this type of play generally

(Definition of “operetta” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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