- a professional female singer especially of opera.
Origin of cantatrice
Examples from the Web for cantatrice
Historical Examples of cantatrice
A murmur of admiration greeted the lady—Jane Zeld, the cantatrice.The Son of Monte Christo
A cantatrice expects it everywhere; these creatures live on it.Vittoria, Complete
How is it that the cantatrice and queen of song loves the part still?Verdi: Man and Musician
Frederick James Crowest
I would like to describe this cantatrice, but she belongs to no formula.
Looking at her, Denis always thought of Wilkie Bard as the cantatrice.Crome Yellow
- a female singer, esp a professional soloist