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1‘a concert at the Albert Hall’
musical performance, musical entertainment, show, production, presentation
prom, promenade concert
pop concert, rock concert
informal gig, jam session
‘we must take stronger action in concert with our European partners’
together, jointly, in combination, in collaboration, in cooperation, in league, shoulder to shoulder, side by side, cooperatively, concertedly
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.