- n. 再演唱的要求；经要求而再唱
- vt. 要求再演或唱
- int. 再来一个
1. generally explained as being from Vulgar Latin phrase *hinc ad horam "from then to this hour," or (in) hanc horam "(to) this hour".
2. => still, yet, again, also, furthermore.
来自法语，再来一次，再来一个。来自拉丁语hanc horam, 才这个时候，hanc,词源同here. horam, 词源同hour。
- encore (interj.)
- 1712, from French encore "still, yet, again, also, furthermore" (12c.), generally explained as being from Vulgar Latin phrase *hinc ad horam "from then to this hour," or (in) hanc horam "(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. Related: Encored.
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]
- 1. We go offstage and come back for the convention of the encore.
- 2. Lang's final encore last night was "Barefoot".
- 3. She played a Chopin waltz as an encore.
- 4. For an encore, he sang an unaccompanied folk song.
- 应观众再唱一曲的要求, 他清唱了一首民歌.
- 5. You'll never get an encore if you perform like that!
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