Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Heifetz

[hahy-fits]
See more synonyms for Heifetz on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. Ja·scha [yah-shuh] /ˈyɑ ʃə/, 1901–1987, U.S. violinist, born in Russia.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for heifetz

Historical Examples

  • Heifetz, however, may be the dark horse in the modern fiddle sweepstakes.

    Unicorns

    James Huneker

  • Zelda doing time-steps is like Heifetz fiddling at weddings.

    At the Post

    Horace Leonard Gold

  • Stood up and fought Karlov with his bare fists; wasn't ashamed to weep over his mother's photograph; and fiddled like Heifetz.

    The Drums Of Jeopardy

    Harold MacGrath


British Dictionary definitions for heifetz

Heifetz

noun
  1. Jascha (ˈjæʃə). 1901–87, US violinist, born in Russia
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012