how to pronounce coloratura


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coloratura is pronounced in five syllables

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meanings of coloratura


  1. Florid or fancy passages in vocal music.
  2. A singer of such passages, especially a soprano.


  1. Pertaining to coloratura.

coloratura frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word coloratura occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with coloratura


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