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opera
used in For Whom the Bell Tolls

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Definition a musical play with orchestra in which most dialogue is sung — (typically associated with classical music and often in a language foreign to the audience)

or:

the art form (or describing something as related to it) that consists of musical plays with orchestra in which most dialogue is sung
  • In this country where no poor man can ever hope to make money unless he is a criminal like Juan March, or a bullfighter, or a tenor in the opera?
    Chapter 14 (49% in)
  • He'd take her to see the Marx Brothers at the Opera.
    Chapter 18 (26% in)
  • She'd like the Marx Brothers at the Opera, he thought.
    Chapter 18 (26% in)
  • It is all still comic opera.
    Chapter 18 (93% in)

There are no more uses of "opera" in For Whom the Bell Tolls.

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