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See also: Repertoire and répertoire


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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). Doublet of repertory.



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. The set of skills, abilities, experiences, etc., possessed by a person.
  3. The set of vocalisations used by a bird.
  4. An amount, body, or collection of something.
  5. (computing) A processor's instruction set.

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  1. ^ repertoire”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.
  2. ^ repertoire” in Unabridged,, LLC, 1995–present.
  • repertoire in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • repertoire at OneLook Dictionary Search