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vocalist

[voh-kuh-list] /ˈvoʊ kə lɪst/
noun
1.
a singer.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; vocal + -ist
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  • But while he's an affable vocalist, he's not especially subtle.
  • He was a professional songwriter and vocalist, who used to be engaged to sing at supper-rooms and theatrical houses.
British Dictionary definitions for vocalist

vocalist

/ˈvəʊkəlɪst/
noun
1.
a singer, esp one who regularly appears with a jazz band or pop group
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Word Origin and History for vocalist
n.

1610s, "speaker;" 1834, "singer;" from vocal + -ist.

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