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Definition of "cantor" [can•tor]

  • The Jewish religious official who leads the musical part of a service. (noun)
  • The person who leads a church choir or congregation in singing; a precentor. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cantor" in a sentence
  • "Of course cantor is making a flip-flop here, however he just scared as hell that it will be another smack down on tv like they took last Friday."
  • "Bozo The Neoclown says: ten to one says eric cantor is the next cancervaturd legislator embroiled in a scandal involving a male prostitute and meth. he has that look."
  • "Move the cantor from the front to the back; people don't need to be directed as if it were a protestant revival meeting"