Definition of 'operatic'
Example sentences containing 'operatic'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Her parents met at the local operatic society. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Could there be a better birthday present for a legendary operatic soprano? Times, Sunday Times (2014)He did not trust the garrulous president and his team not to try to stage some operatic intervention. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But if this production is anything to judge by, her gift for operatic stage direction is considerable. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Away from the classroom, he plays for the college darts team and has joined the light operatic society. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Escape the tourists, and get lost in this grid of medieval streets which hide an operatic society and a lively arts scene. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But her acting is probably the worst I have seen on any operatic stage this century. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The show's searing heartbeat, a bass aria of operatic grandeur. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Despite her modesty, she clearly has no worries for her British operatic debut. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She and other residents appeared frequently on the front steps of Carnegie Hall dressed in operatic or stage costumes. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Her concluding, flawless leap to a top F sharp was like the climax of a great operatic aria before an opera had begun. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Trends of 'operatic'
Used Occasionally. operatic is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'operatic'
British English: operatic ADJECTIVE
Operatic means relating to opera.
...the local amateur operatic society.
Definition of operatic from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.