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opera
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Candide
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  • There was surprising pomp and magnificence; there were fetes, carousals, continual opera bouffe; and all Italy composed sonnets in my praise, though not one of them was passable.
  • Perhaps I should be fonder of the opera if they had not found the secret of making of it a monster which shocks me.
  • He fell into a deep melancholy, and neither went to see the opera, nor any of the other diversions of the Carnival; nay, he was proof against the temptations of all the ladies.

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  • She is a popular opera singer.
  • We’re going to the opera this evening.

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