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encore

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɒŋkɔːr/
an extra song or piece of music that is performed at the end of a show because the audience shout for it: She could hear the crowd screaming for an encore.Musical performances
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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