Etymology
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ensemble (n.)

1703, "union of parts, parts of a thing taken together," from French ensemblée "all the parts of a thing considered together," from Late Latin insimul "at the same time," from in- intensive prefix + simul "at the same time," related to similis "like, resembling, of the same kind" (see similar). Musical sense of "union of all parts in a performance" in English first attested 1844. Of women's dress and accessories, from 1927. Earlier in English as an adverb (mid-15c.), "together, at the same time."

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Definitions of ensemble

ensemble (n.)
a group of musicians playing or singing together;
a string ensemble
ensemble (n.)
a cast other than the principals;
Synonyms: supporting players
ensemble (n.)
the chorus of a ballet company;
Synonyms: corps de ballet
ensemble (n.)
an assemblage of parts or details (as in a work of art) considered as forming a whole;
Synonyms: tout ensemble
ensemble (n.)
a coordinated outfit (set of clothing);
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