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sur·ti·tle

 (sûr′tīt′l)

surtitle

(ˈsɜːˌtaɪtəl)
n
(Classical Music) (usually plural) a brief translation of the text of an opera or play that is being sung or spoken in a foreign language, projected above the stage
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Noun1.surtitle - translation of the words of a foreign opera (or choral work) projected on a screen above the stage
interlingual rendition, translation, version, rendering - a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language
opera - a drama set to music; consists of singing with orchestral accompaniment and an orchestral overture and interludes
Translations

surtitle

[ˈsɜːtaɪtl] Nsobretítulo m

surtitle

n (in opera etc) → Übertitel m
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Productions staged by the Cyprus Theatre Organisation (THOC) will be surtitled in English and Turkish this year and next, it announced on Tuesday.
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