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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Encore  \En`core"\,  adv  or  interj.  [F.  The  last  part  of  the  word 
  is  fr  L.  hora  hour.  See  {Hour}.] 
  Once  more  again  --  used  by  the  auditors  and  spectators  of 
  plays,  concerts,  and  other  entertainments,  to  call  for  a 
  repetition  of  a  particular  part 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Encore  \En`core"\,  n. 
  A  call  or  demand  (as,  by  continued  applause)  for  a 
  repetition;  as  the  encores  were  numerous. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Encore  \En`core"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Encored};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Encoring}.] 
  To  call  for  a  repetition  or  reappearance  of  as  to  encore  a 
  song  or  a  singer. 
 
  [Rebecca]  insisted  upon  encoring  one  of  the  duets. 
  --Thackeray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  encore 
  n  :  an  extra  or  repeated  performance;  usually  given  in  response 
  to  audience  demand 
  v  :  request  an  encore,  from  a  performer 




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