repertoire

See also: Repertoire

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French répertoire, from Late Latin repertorium (an inventory, list, repertory), from Latin reperire (to find, find out, discover, invent), from re- (again) + parire, usually parere (to produce).

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NounEdit

repertoire (plural repertoires)

  1. A list of dramas, operas, pieces, parts, etc., which a company or a person has rehearsed and is prepared to perform or display.
    The conjurer expanded his repertoire with some new tricks.
  2. A set of skills possessed by a person. A collection of items.

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ReferencesEdit

  • repertoire in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • repertoire at OneLook Dictionary Search
  1. ^ repertoire” in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Online
  2. ^ repertoire” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
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