1 [op-er-uh, op-ruh] Show IPA
an extended dramatic composition, in which all parts are sung to instrumental accompaniment, that usually includes arias, choruses, and recitatives, and that sometimes includes ballet. Compare comic opera, grand opera.
[dans, dahns] Show IPA
verb (used without object), danced, danc·ing.
to move one's feet or body, or both, rhythmically in a pattern of steps, especially to the accompaniment of music.