What is another word for sextette?

21 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ sɛkstˈɛt], [ sɛkstˈɛt], [ s_ɛ_k_s_t_ˈɛ_t]

Sextette, or a group of six people or things, can be referred to with a variety of synonyms. One such term is "sextet," which is commonly used in the music industry to describe a group of six musicians or singers performing together. Other synonyms include "hextet," "sextuplet," and "hexad." In certain contexts, the term "sextuple" may also be used to describe a group of six, while the word "hexagon" can refer to a six-sided polygon shape. Other less common synonyms for sextette include "sextagon" and "sextant," though these terms are typically used in specialized fields such as geometry and navigation.

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What are the hypernyms for Sextette?

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What are the hyponyms for Sextette?

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Usage examples for Sextette

They needed one more girl to complete their sextette.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
To-night as usual he was absorbed and after the second movement of the sextette had come to a most rapturous conclusion he was violently dissatisfied and pulled them back over it again, because they had been ragged and their enthusiasm had got the better of their time and they were altogether disgraceful villains, but through all of this his grey eyes were upon Peter.
"Fortitude"
Hugh Walpole
The sextette came to an end and the six musicians sat, for a moment, silent on their chairs whilst they dragged themselves into the world that they had for a moment forsaken.
"Fortitude"
Hugh Walpole

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