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noun as in six


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The preliminary encounter was a mortifying experience for the sextet of overconfident youth.

I hope you will be pleased to hear I have composed a sextet for strings.

Each central globe yields a sextet and a quartet, and the rod sets free two quartets and a peculiarly formed sextet.

The central sphere is also figured; the cigar follows its usual course, and its companions unite into a sextet and an octet.

I thus formed an instrumental sextet, each group of which had a strictly defined part.

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On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sextet, such as: assemblage, band, cast, choir, chorus, and orchestra.

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