How to use bouffe in a sentence
Then why demand of Ailes that his opera bouffe company treat you as anything other than an interloper?
This score, the first comic work I ever did, is in a light and easy style which savours of the Italian opera-bouffe.
Altogether this opera bouffe hotel is neither bad nor good, and most confusing as to its personnel and their conduct.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car | Francis Miltoun
An opera is a musical drama, the higher forms of which are known as grand opera, and the lower or farcical forms as opera bouffe.Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism | F. V. N. Painter
What is the difference between grand opera and opera bouffe?Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism | F. V. N. Painter
Opera-bouffe and Gilbert and Sullivan are preferred to everything else.Town Life in Australia | R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
British Dictionary definitions for bouffe
See opéra bouffe
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