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“libretto” in British English

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librettonoun [ C ]

uk /lɪˈbret.əʊ/ us /lɪˈbret̬.oʊ/ plural libretti librettos specialized

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

“libretto” in American English

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librettonoun [ C ]

us /ləˈbret̬·oʊ/ plural librettos

music the words that are sung or spoken in an opera or similar musical performance

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