Definition Of chorus


(in ancient Greek tragedy) a group of performers who comment on the main action, typically speaking and moving together.

In Greek tragedy the chorus commented on the action, but in Feathers of Peace there is no commentator giving moral comment.

(of a group of people) say the same thing at the same time.

they chorused a noisy amen

a large organized group of singers, especially one that performs together with an orchestra or opera company.

The singers, choruses and orchestras that Britten conducts are among the finest that were ever recorded with a veritable array of British talent that one only dreams of assembling.

Example Of chorus

  • a chorus pedal

  • a growing chorus of complaint

  • All the dancers in a chorus take up the last line.

  • An anthemic song with a big chorus , and an infectious spring in its step, the number demonstrated Rooster's readiness to have fun with a big riff.

  • “Good morning,” we replied in chorus

  • More Example