Definition of the noun quintette
What does quintette mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: quintettes
- five performers or singers who perform together
- a set of five similar things considered as a unit
- five people considered as a unit
- a musical composition for five performers
Alternative definition of the noun quintette
- [alternative spelling of, quintet] A composition for five voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or play five-part music.
Quintette a.k.a. Quintette, California: Quintette is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California. It is located 12 miles north-northwest of Pollock Pines, at an elevation of 4049 feet.
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Santa Fe Employes' Magazine (1909)
The quintette is a winner and can bank on the support of its friends. The following well merited promotions have been made in the car department: G. S. Weiler has been appointed foreman of the car department ; W. E. Paterson, foreman of the ...
by Lol Henderson, Lee Stacey
and Django Reinhardt leading the Quintette du Hot Club ...
by Noah Webster
QUINTET; QUINTETTE Quin*tet", Quin*tette", n. Etym: [It. quintetto, dim.of quintothefifth,a fifthpart, fromL.quintus the fifth: cf. F. quintette. SeeQuint.] (Mus.) Defn: A composition forfive voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or ...
by John S. Davis
QUINTETTE DE HOT CLUB DE FRANCE. A jazz group affiliated with the popular 1930s French jazz club, the Hot Club de France. Violinist Stéphane Grappelli and guitarist Django Reinhardt played prominent roles in the creation of the group, ...
Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
Also quintette, quintette. quintlllion (kwin-til'yun), n. in the French system of enumeration, followed in the United ...
English spellings and spelling rules. [With] The dictionary of English inflected words [and] Punctuation: also, foreign phrases and quotations. Forming pt.1 (-3) of the Handy English word book (1876)
by James Stormonth
quintette. raptorious. protoplasm. pygmy. quintette rareness. protoplasma. pigmy. quintin. rarity.
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Scrabble value of Q10U1I1N1T1E1T1T1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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