Definition of 'choir'
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Singing in a choir accompanied by an orchestra can give you such a high. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then we recorded the choir inside the cathedral, which has gorgeous acoustics. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We were in an orchestra run by the council and we also sang in the local church choir - against our will. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We are put into school plays or choirs or dance classes, and many of us keep that up through our college years too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His mother, who sang in a church choir, hoped he would become a concert pianist and taught him his scales almost before he could talk. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our choir gives those people a voice. The Sun (2013)So we got a choir together within the squad and have sung here a lot. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was as if he was in a gospel choir of one. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They were forbidden to sing in church choirs. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Who will maintain the cathedrals and their choirs? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Change the way the choir sings and at what time during the service they sing. Christianity Today (2000)He went with the choir one weekend to a cricket match. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)She sang in her local church choir. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Early on she performed in church and various choirs. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The skills required for playing the organ and directing choirs are vastly different and rarely found in one individual. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Church and school choirs produce singers as happy to sing a Bizet chorus as a folk tune. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In common with all groups, a choir is looking for loyalty and commitment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It can cost well over 250,000 a year to run a cathedral choir. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Singing in a choir does enhance people 's lives. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These sudden dissolves are one of the choir's signature party tricks. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In 1970 he began to transform the ailing cathedral choir school. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is not the contestants but others, like people in the choir. The Sun (2013)We did the same offer last year and school choirs sang carols at homes before handing out bright red plants to members of their audience. The Sun (2014)Both churches have choir schools. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I am the choir he's singing to. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We'll leave aside the awful irony and just let the Aussie choir sing. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'choir'
British English: choir /kwaɪə/ NOUN
A choir is a group of people who sing together.
He has been singing in the choir since he was six.
- American English: choir
- Arabic: كُوْرَس
- Brazilian Portuguese: coro
- Chinese: 唱诗班
- Croatian: zbor
- Czech: sbor pěvecký
- Danish: kor
- Dutch: koor
- European Spanish: coro
- Finnish: kuoro
- French: chœur
- German: Chor
- Greek: χορωδία
- Italian: coro
- Japanese: 聖歌隊
- Korean: 합창단
- Norwegian: kor
- Polish: chór
- European Portuguese: coro
- Romanian: cor
- Russian: хор
- Spanish: coro
- Swedish: kör
- Thai: คณะร้องเพลงประสานเสียง
- Turkish: koro
- Ukrainian: хор
- Vietnamese: dàn đồng ca
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