Soloist \So"lo*ist\, n. (Mus.) One who sings or plays a solo. [1913 Webster]

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  • soloist — 1864, from SOLO (Cf. solo) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • soloist — ► NOUN ▪ a performer of a solo …   English terms dictionary

  • soloist — [sō′lōist] n. a person who performs a solo …   English World dictionary

  • Soloist — A soloist is a person that achieves a goal by themselves.A soloist may be: *Solo (music), a person playing music or singing alone *Solo (dance), a dancer who dances alone *Soloist (ballet), a rank within a ballet company above corps de ballet but …   Wikipedia

  • soloist — UK [ˈsəʊləʊɪst] / US [ˈsoʊloʊɪst] noun [countable] Word forms soloist : singular soloist plural soloists someone who performs a musical solo …   English dictionary

  • soloist — so|lo|ist [ˈsəuləuıst US ˈsoulou ] n a musician who performs alone or plays an instrument alone ▪ cello soloist Yo Yo Ma …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • soloist — Solist нем. [соли/ст] solista ит. [солиста] soliste фр. [соли/ст] soloist англ. [со/улоуист] солист …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • soloist — [[t]so͟ʊloʊɪst[/t]] soloists N COUNT A soloist is a musician or dancer who performs a solo …   English dictionary

  • soloist — noun Date: 1864 one who performs a solo …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • soloist — soloistic, adj. /soh loh ist/, n. a person who performs a solo. [1860 65; SOLO + IST] * * * …   Universalium

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