[chee-muh-roh-zuh; Italian chee-mah-raw-sah] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for cimarosa

Historical Examples of cimarosa

  • The music of Paisiello and Cimarosa was the music of their first love.

    The Life of Rossini

    Henry Sutherland Edwards

  • Cimarosa will come, too, and preside at the banquet prepared for you.

    Great Musical Composers

    George T. Ferris

  • Cimarosa himself did not share the opinion of his admirers in respect to Mozart.

    Great Musical Composers

    George T. Ferris

  • Cimarosa, the Italian composer, who won national fame before he was twenty-five, derived his inspiration from the noisy crowd.

    Genius in Sunshine and Shadow

    Maturin Murray Ballou

  • A mass, composed by Cimarosa, was executed under the direction of Mr. H. Gilles, in a masterly style.

    Travels Through North America, v. 1-2

    Berhard Saxe-Weimar Eisenach

British Dictionary definitions for cimarosa


  1. Domenico. 1749–1801, Italian composer, chiefly remembered for his opera buffa The Secret Marriage (1792)
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