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opera

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈɒpə/
A2 a musical play in which most of the words are sung: to go to the opera opera singers an opera house (= building for opera) Types of music
operatic
 
 
/ˌɒpərˈætɪk/ adjective
relating to opera: an operatic societyTypes of music
Translations of “opera”
in Arabic أوبِرا…
in Korean 오페라…
in Malaysian opera…
in French opéra…
in Turkish opera…
in Italian opera…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歌劇…
in Russian опера…
in Polish opera…
in Vietnamese nhạc kịch ôpêra…
in Spanish ópera…
in Portuguese ópera…
in Thai อุปรากร…
in German die Oper…
in Catalan òpera…
in Japanese オペラ…
in Indonesian opera…
in Chinese (Simplified) 歌剧…
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