Quirister \Quir"is*ter\ (kw[i^]r"[i^]s*t[~e]r), n. [See {Quire}, {Chorister}.] A chorister. See {Chorister}. [R.] --Thomson. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • quirister — ˈkwirəstə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English querister more at chorister : chorister * * * quirister /kwirˈis tər/ noun (obsolete) Ch …   Useful english dictionary

  • quirister — noun chorister …   Wiktionary

  • quirister — quir·is·ter …   English syllables

  • Thomas Jesty — Infobox Musical artist | Name = Thomas Jesty Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Alias = Born = 1991? Died = Origin = Winchester, UK Instrument = violin, piano Genre = Classical Occupation = Choirboy, actor Years active = Label =… …   Wikipedia

  • Nicholas Wilks — Early life = Nicholas (Nick) Wilks was first introduced to music at the Pilgrims School, Winchester, where he was a Quirister for Winchester College Chapel Choir. He then continued as a music scholar at Cranleigh, before reading English at… …   Wikipedia

  • chorister — noun a) A singer in a choir None of the new choristers can sing in tune but they will learn soon enough. b) A director or leader of a choral group. Jane was the chorister of her congregations choir, and that occupied much of her time on the… …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”