ac·com·pa·nist

ac·com·pa·nist
/əˈkʌmpənıst/ noun, pl -nists [count]
: someone who plays a musical instrument while another person is singing or playing the main part : someone who plays an accompaniment

He will be her accompanist on the piano.


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  • Com|mu|nist — «KOM yuh nihst», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a person who favors and supports communism. 2. = Communard. (Cf. ↑Communard) –adj. = communistic. (Cf. ↑communistic) Com|mu|nist «KOM yuh nihst», noun, adjective. –n. a member of a Communist Party. –adj.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • com|mu|nist — «KOM yuh nihst», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a person who favors and supports communism. 2. = Communard. (Cf. ↑Communard) –adj. = communistic. (Cf. ↑communistic) Com|mu|nist «KOM yuh nihst», noun, adjective. –n. a member of a Communist Party. –adj.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • com·mu·nist — (or Communist) /ˈkɑːmjənıst/ noun, pl nists [count] : a person who believes in communism or is a member of a political party that supports communism communist (or Communist) adj communist ideology/leaders a communist countr …   Useful english dictionary

  • ac|com|pa|nist — «uh KUHM puh nihst», noun. a person who plays a musical accompaniment …   Useful english dictionary

  • pro-Com|mu|nist — «proh KOM yuh nihst», adjective, noun. –adj. favoring, aligned with, or committed to the Communists or Communism. –n. a member of a pro Communist armed forces or political group …   Useful english dictionary

  • non·com·mu·nist — /nɑnˈkɑːmjənıst/ adj : not having or supporting communism as a political and economic system noncommunist nations/parties …   Useful english dictionary

  • an´ti|com´mu|nist — an|ti|com|mu|nism or an|ti Com|mu|nism «AN tee KOM yuh nihz uhm», noun. opposition to the principles of communism and to the institutions and practices based on them. –an´ti|com´mu|nist, an´ti Com´mu|nist, noun, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • an´ti-Com´mu|nist — an|ti|com|mu|nism or an|ti Com|mu|nism «AN tee KOM yuh nihz uhm», noun. opposition to the principles of communism and to the institutions and practices based on them. –an´ti|com´mu|nist, an´ti Com´mu|nist, noun, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • cryp|to-com|mu|nist — or cryp|to com|mu|nist «KRIHP toh KOM yuh nihst», noun, adjective. –n. a person who is secretly a Communist or Communist sympathizer. –adj. secretly Communist or sympathizing with Communism …   Useful english dictionary

  • cryp|to-Com|mu|nist — or cryp|to com|mu|nist «KRIHP toh KOM yuh nihst», noun, adjective. –n. a person who is secretly a Communist or Communist sympathizer. –adj. secretly Communist or sympathizing with Communism …   Useful english dictionary

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