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Rigoletto

[rig-uh-let-oh; Italian ree-gaw-let-taw]
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noun
  1. an opera (1851) with music by Giuseppe Verdi.
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  • The voices of Gilda and Rigoletto were fusing with those of the figlia and the duke.

    The Paliser case

    Edgar Saltus

  • The Countess has a jealous husband, Rigoletto; pray what do you advise?

    Operas Every Child Should Know

    Mary Schell Hoke Bacon

  • They were horrified at their own doings, hearing it was Rigoletto's daughter.

    Operas Every Child Should Know

    Mary Schell Hoke Bacon

  • "I'll throw him into the river, myself," Rigoletto said triumphantly.

    Operas Every Child Should Know

    Mary Schell Hoke Bacon

  • The "argument" of "Rigoletto" deals with the amatory escapades of the Duke of Mantua.