Definition of viola
Origin of viola1
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH violaviola , voilà
Words nearby viola
Other definitions for viola (2 of 3)
Origin of viola2
Other definitions for viola (3 of 3)
How to use viola in a sentence
Though classically trained on violin and viola, Geoffrey John Davies knew his destiny was never to perform.Violin Channel’s digital concert series supports artists during COVID|Patrick Folliard|September 9, 2021|Washington Blade
A year into her practice, her depression had melted away, she had friends, and she could play her viola again.Meditation isn’t always calming. For a select few, it may lead to psychosis.|Claire Maldarelli|June 21, 2021|Popular-Science
I vote in honor of my grandmother, Viola Gee Williams, who hosted meetings of the Bessemer Voters League in her home.'I Vote Because': Americans Are Sharing Stories of How Their Ancestors Overcame Discrimination in Order to Vote|Olivia B. Waxman|November 4, 2020|Time
For a pair such as Viola and Perov, who have co-created work for decades, there is also precedent for retroactive co-authorship.
Few know that I also learned the viola, but gave it up after a year.
I first began studying viola with Mr. K after fourth grade, after flaming out spectacularly at piano.
No one thought I could play the viola—until Mr K came into my life.
(Viola, Twelfth Night, 3.4.304–305) What these plays all need, in production, is that sensitivity to the sea.
You don't mind asking Viola to take your name, but you consider it an insult if you are asked to take my name.First Plays|A. A. Milne
Sister Viola, I am glad to see you stirring: its news to have me here, ist not, sister?
Punch did not acquit her Viola of a certain restlessness, but acknowledged that at times she acted like one inspired.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. IV of IV.|Charles L. Graves
Edith Arbuthnot had arrived, bringing with her a violinist, a viola-player and a 'cellist, but neither maid nor luggage.Dodo's Daughter|E. F. Benson
The same work for two violins and viola, and as a sonata for pianoforte and violin, was advertised at the same time.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer