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- A group of singers and dancers in the religious festivals of ancient Greece
- A group of people in a play or performance who recite together.
- A group of singers; singing group who perform together.
- The performance of the chorus was awe-inspiring and exhilarating.
- A repeated part of a song, also called the refrain.
- The catchiest part of most songs is the chorus.
- A setting or feature in electronic music that makes one voice sound like many.
- (figuratively) A group of people or animals who make sounds together
- A chorus of crickets
- A chorus of whiners
- The noise made by such a group.
- a chorus of shouts and catcalls
2011 October 1, Phil McNulty, “Everton 0–2 Liverpool”, in BBC Sport:
- At the end of a frantic first 45 minutes, there was still time for Charlie Adam to strike the bar from 20 yards before referee Atkinson departed to a deafening chorus of jeering from Everton's fans.
- (theater) An actor who reads the opening and closing lines of a play.
group of singers and dancers in the religious festivals of ancient Greece
group of people in a play or performance who recite together
singing group who perform together
repeated part of a song
setting or feature in electronic music
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to sing the chorus
- chorus frog
- chorus girl
- chorus line
- cyclic chorus
- dawn chorus
- Huntington's chorea
- Sydenham's chorea
chorus m (uncountable)
- chorus (all forms)