concert

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Borrowed from French concert, from Italian concerto. Doublet of concerto.

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concert (third-person singular simple present concerts, present participle concerting, simple past and past participle concerted)

  1. To plan together; to settle or adjust by conference, agreement, or consultation.
    • 1724, [Gilbert] Burnet, [Gilbert Burnet Jr.], editor, Bishop Burnet’s History of His Own Time. [], volume (please specify |volume=I or II), London: [] Thomas Ward [], OCLC 863504080:
      It was concerted to begin the siege in March.
  2. To plan; to devise; to arrange.
  3. To act in harmony or conjunction; to form combined plans.
    • 1724, [Gilbert] Burnet, [Gilbert Burnet Jr.], editor, Bishop Burnet’s History of His Own Time. [], volume (please specify |volume=I or II), London: [] Thomas Ward [], OCLC 863504080:
      The ministers of Denmark were appointed to concert the matter with Talbot.

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concert (countable and uncountable, plural concerts)

  1. A concert.
    (uncountable) Agreement in a design or plan; union formed by mutual communication of opinions and views; accordance in a scheme; harmony; simultaneous action.
  2. (uncountable) Musical accordance or harmony; concord.
  3. (countable) A musical entertainment in which several voices or instruments take part.
    I'm going to the rock concert on Friday.
    Who's playing at the concert on Friday?
    The Beatles' final live concert took place on 29 August 1966 at Candlestick Park
    • 1908, L. M. Montgomery, “MATTHEW INSISTS ON PUFFED SLEEVES”, in Anne of Green Gables:
      The concert came off in the evening and was a pronounced success. The little hall was crowded; all the performers did excellently well, but Anne was the bright particular star of the occasion, as even envy, in the shape of Josie Pye, dared not deny.
    Synonym: gig

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  • Japanese: コンサート (konsāto)
  • Korean: 콘서트 (konseoteu)
  • Thai: คอนเสิร์ต (kɔɔn-sə̀ət)

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concert m (plural concerts)

  1. concert (musical entertainment)

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Borrowed from French concert, from Italian concerto.

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concert n (plural concerten, diminutive concertje n)

  1. concert (musical entertainment)

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French[edit]

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Borrowed from Italian concerto.

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concert m (plural concerts)

  1. concert (musical entertainment)

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From French concert

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concert n (plural concerte)

  1. concert

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