Definition of light opera in English:
Another term for operetta.
- Between 1809 and 1831 Sir Henry Bishop composed at least twenty light operas.
- ‘Most civic light operas dream of having this much talent in one show,’ he said.
- Hanmer and Park had adapted many European light operas for Weinbergers and we have performed many of their works.
Definition of light opera in:
- US English dictionary