Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The director of a group of church singers.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The trainer or leader of a choir or chorus; a kapellmeister, precentor, or cantor. Sometimes the offices of choirmaster and organist are separate, sometimes united.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun the musical director of a choir.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun the musical director of a choir, who conducts performances and supervises rehearsal

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the musical director of a choir

Etymologies

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A calque of German Chormeister.

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