UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɒŋkɔːr/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɑŋkɔr, ˈɑn-/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(äng′kôr, -kōr, än′-)
again; once more (used by an audience in calling for an additional number or piece).
a demand, as by applause, for a repetition of a song, act, etc., or for a performance of a number or piece additional to those on a program, or for a reappearance by the performers, as at the end of a concert, recital, etc.
the performance or reappearance in response to such a demand:He chose a Chopin nocturne for his encore.
any repeated or additional performance or appearance, as a rerun of a telecast or a rematch in sports.
to call for a repetition of.
to call for an encore from (a performer).
Latin hinc hā hōrā or hinc ad hōram until this hour