orchestra noun (MUSIC)
She's a cellist in the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
- The orchestra was conducted by Mira Shapur.
- The orchestra is to perform its last ever concert tomorrow night at the Albert Hall.
- The orchestra performed the Rite of Spring with great spirit.
- The orchestra played superbly.
- We admired the sureness of the orchestra's playing.
orchestra noun (THEATRE)
adjective uk /ɔːˈkes.trəl/ us /ɔːrˈkes.trəl/
an orchestral arrangement