choragus definition

  • noun:
    • one that undertook the cost of supplying the chorus in ancient greek language crisis.
    • The leader of friends or motion.
    • A chorus leader, specifically person who supplied at his own expense and under their own direction one of the choruses when it comes to music contests at Athens.
    • A chorus frontrunner; esp. one that provided at his or her own expense and under his own supervision among choruses for music contents at Athens.
    • In Greek antiquity, the first choice or superintendent of a chorus; the superintendent of a theatrical representation at Athens.
    • thus, figuratively, any conductor or frontrunner, at the time of an entertainment or event.
    • [ML.] Eccles., an officer which superintends the music details of divine service. The name and company are retained in University of Oxford.
    • (old Greece) frontrunner of an organization or event; frontrunner of a chorus
    • a person who undertook the trouble of supplying the chorus in ancient Greek crisis.
    • the best choice of a group or motion.
    • A chorus leader, especially one who offered at his or her own expense and under his very own direction one of many choruses the music contests at Athens.
    • A chorus leader; esp. person who offered at his or her own expenditure and under his own supervision among the choruses for musical articles at Athens.
    • In Greek antiquity, the top or superintendent of a chorus; the superintendent of a theatrical representation at Athens.
    • therefore, figuratively, any conductor or leader, as of an entertainment or festival.
    • [ML.] Eccles., an officer just who superintends the music information on divine service. Title and company are nevertheless retained in University of Oxford.
    • (old Greece) leader of a group or festival; leader of a chorus

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