Definition of Caruso
1. Noun. Outstanding Italian operatic tenor (1873-1921).
Generic synonyms: Tenor
Lexicographical Neighbors of Caruso
Literary usage of Caruso
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Victrola Book of the Opera by Samuel Holland Rous, Victor Talking Machine Company (1919)
"Revived in 1904 at the Metropolitan with Sembrich, Caruso, Scotti and Rossi; at the Manhattan Opera in 1909, with Binkert, Bonci, Gili- bert and Trentini; ..."
2. Success in Music and how it is Won by Henry Theophilus Finck, Ignace Jan Paderewski (1909)
"London and New York he was almost as popular as Caruso is to-day.* ENRICO Caruso Before Tamagno died, his only serious rival among Italian tenors, ..."
3. Variations by James Huneker (1921)
"ENRICO Caruso ENRICO Caruso is dead. The enormous displacement caused by this lamentable happening is not alone confined to the artistic sphere but ..."