noun. ['ˈoʊvɝtʃɝ'] orchestral music played at the beginning of an opera or oratorio.
Words that Rhyme with Overture
How do you pronounce overture?
Pronounce overture as ˈoʊvərʧər.
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Example sentences of the word overture
1. Noun, singular or mass
If your overture is a surprise, your friend might not be ready to talk.
noun. ['ˈoʊvɝtʃɝ'] something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows.
- particular proposition
noun. ['ˈoʊvɝtʃɝ'] a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others.