The one event that could upend that is an encore from a passive, disengaged Obama.
And when, in a flurry of light and color, the band plays “Young Blood” as an encore, the house erupts.
And his friend Mark McKinnon reports that the man in yellow will return for an encore in 2010.
The crowd bawls its approval, but begins to disperse after one encore.
When the designer returned to the stage for an encore, his face was flush with the emotion of the moment.
There was no question about their enthusiasm, and an encore was inevitable.
When the "encore" was over, Alice spoke to him for the first time.
The comic man retired to an enthusiastic demand for an encore.
Oh, I do certainly hope he plays that lovely Valse Poupée as an encore!
The others would do nicely for the "encore" which he knew would be demanded.
1712, from French encore "still, yet, again" (12c.), generally explained as being from Vulgar Latin phrase *hinc ad horam "from then to this hour" (Italian ancora "again, still, yet" is said to be a French loan-word).
Whenever any Gentlemen are particularly pleased with a Song, at their crying out Encore ... the Performer is so obliging as to sing it over again. [Steele, "Spectator" No. 314, 1712]As a noun, from 1763; as a verb, from 1748.
There appears to be no evidence that either the Fr. or It. word was ever similarly used in its native country. The corresponding word both in Fr. and It. is bis; in It. da capo was formerly used. [OED]