Definition of vocalist in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈvōkələst/


A singer, typically one who regularly performs with a jazz or pop group.
Example sentences
  • Lead vocalist Pamela Brennan is the best of the available vocalists here.
  • The steady trickle of female, retro styled soul vocalists is threatening to become something of a deluge these days.
  • He's a guest vocalist on a Sharon Robinson album in all but name, and that's a waste.
diva, songbird, prima donna, chanteuse, chansonnier;

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Syllabification: vo·cal·ist

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