from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To compose or arrange (music) for performance by an orchestra.
- transitive v. To arrange or control the elements of, as to achieve a desired overall effect: orchestrated a successful political campaign.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to compose or arrange orchestral music for a dramatic performance
- v. To arrange or direct diverse elements to achieve a desired effect
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. to write an orchestra score for; -- of a musical composition.
- transitive v. To be the chief coordinator of (an activity requiring action by more than one person); to organize and coordinate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To compose or arrange music for an orchestra; score or instrumentate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. write an orchestra score for
- v. plan and direct (a complex undertaking)
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