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violoncellist

[vee-uh-luh n-chel-ist, vahy-]
noun
  1. cellist.
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Origin of violoncellist

First recorded in 1825–35; violoncell(o) + -ist
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Historical Examples of violoncellist

  • By the way, that young fellow over there who said that is a violoncellist.

    The Best Short Stories of 1915

    Various

  • Here, however, we are considering Offenbach solely as a Violoncellist.

    The Violoncello and Its History

    Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski

  • According to Frstenau, Abel was engaged as violoncellist at Dresden.

    The Violoncello and Its History

    Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski

  • She married a violoncellist, of no great capacity, except for drinking.

    The Violin

    George Dubourg

  • Although an amateur, only, he was an accomplished violinist and violoncellist.