repertoire

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French répertoire, from Late Latin repertorium (an inventory, list, repertory), from Latin reperiō (I find, find out, discover, invent), from re- (again) + pariō (I produce).

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Noun[edit]

repertoire (plural repertoires)

  1. A list of dramas, operas, pieces, parts, etc., which a company or a person has rehearsed and is prepared to perform or display.
    The conjurer expanded his repertoire with some new tricks.
  2. A set of skills, attributes, experiences, etc., possessed by a person.
  3. A set of vocalisations used by a bird.
  4. An amount, body, or collection of something.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ repertoire” in the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 1996–.
  2. ^ repertoire” in Dictionary.com Unabridged: Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–.
  • repertoire in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • repertoire at OneLook Dictionary Search

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