chanteur

[ shan-tur; French shahn-tœr ]
/ ʃænˈtɜr; French ʃɑ̃ˈtœr /

noun, plural chan·teurs [shan-turz; French shahn-tœr] /ʃæn tɜrz; French ʃɑ̃ˈtœr/.

a male singer, especially one who sings in nightclubs and cabarets.

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Origin of chanteur

< French; Old French chanteor; see chanter, -eur
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