Share this entry

Share this page

Porter, Cole

Syllabification: Por·ter, Cole
Pronunciation: /ˈpôrtər
 
/

Definition of Porter, Cole in English:

( 1892–1964), US songwriter. He made his name with a series of Broadway musicals that included Anything Goes (1934) and Kiss Me, Kate (1948). He also wrote songs for movies, such as High Society (1956). Notable songs: “Let’s Do It,” “Night and Day,” and “Begin the Beguine.”.

Definition of Porter, Cole in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful