septet definition, meaning - what is septet in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “septet”

See all translations

septet

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] uk   us   /sepˈtet/
seven people who play musical instruments or sing as a group, or a piece of music written for seven people
Translations of “septet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 七重奏樂團, 七重唱組合, 七重奏(曲)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 七重奏乐团, 七重唱组合, 七重奏(曲)…
(Definition of septet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of septet?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

kick off

the time when a game of football starts, or when it begins again after it has stopped because of a goal, etc.

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More