ALL meanings of a cappella

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  • adjective a cappella without instrumental accompaniment Collins English Dictionary . Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers 3
  • adverb a cappella sing: without instruments 1
  • adjective a cappella singing: no instruments 1
  • adjective a cappella (music) Singing solely or mainly without instrumental accompaniment. 0
  • adjective a cappella (music, US) Related to a form of purely vocal music mostly associated with American college performance groups. 0
  • adjective a cappella (Obsolete (No longer in use)) (music) alla breve. 0
  • adverb a cappella (music) In a manner of a choir with no instrumental accompaniment; literally, "in the style of the (Sistine) Chapel (in Rome)", such as a musical Mass done a cappella. 0
  • adverb a cappella (Obsolete (No longer in use)) (music) In alla breve time. 0
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