Definitions

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  • n. A person who is not a musician.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ musician

Examples

  • And the wildly popular videogame "Guitar Hero" allows even the most tone-deaf nonmusician to simulate the experience of rocking out.

    For Those About to Rock, We Will Tune You

  • Among the crowd of singers and musicians whose local fame I assumed was worldwide was a sylph-like figure, a nonsinger and nonmusician who nonetheless seemed to be regarded quite highly in this small showbiz matrix.

    Born Standing Up

  • Donning bifocals won't turn 20/20 eyesight into X-ray vision, and wearing a hearing aid can't endow a nonmusician with the gift of perfect pitch.

    Speedlinking 4/26/07

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