musicianship

[myoo-zish-uh n-ship]
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noun

knowledge, skill, and artistic sensitivity in performing music.

Nearby words

  1. musicality,
  2. musicalize,
  3. musically,
  4. musicals,
  5. musician,
  6. musico-,
  7. musicology,
  8. musicotherapy,
  9. musigny,
  10. musil

Origin of musicianship

First recorded in 1865–70; musician + -ship

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British Dictionary definitions for musicianship

musicianship

noun

skill or artistry in performing music
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Word Origin and History for musicianship

musicianship

n.

1828, from musician + -ship.

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