capella capella  /kə ˈpɛ lə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the brightest star in Auriga
  2. (n) snipes

Usage(s):

  1. But others see the sunny, impeccably dressed man with the smooth basso voice who charms his colleagues by performing a capella with the Singing Senators quartet.
  2. SKIP The a capella Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
  3. Many of them are sung a capellasustained by the septet's own strong harmony.

News

  1. All News

    Capella Dancer, making her first start since November, rallied from fourth in the stretch and made up a 3 1/2-length deficit in the final furlong to win the $50,000 Susan B. Anthony Stakes for New York-bred fillies and mares Saturday at Finger Lakes.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  2. Finger Lakes: Capella Dancer fires off long layoff in Susan B. Anthony

    Capella Dancer, making her first start since November, rallied from fourth in the stretch and made up a 3 1/2-length deficit in the final furlong to win the $50,000 Susan B. Anthony Stakes for New York-bred fillies and mares Saturday at Finger Lakes.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  3. Capella Education upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Barrington

    Barrington upgraded Capella Education based on expectations the company's fundamentals are imploring and that new student enrollment is at an inflection point.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "As the most literate city in America, and a leading center of the knowledge and creative economy, Minneapolis welcomes Capella University's continued growth and success with open arms," said Minneapolis Mayor RT Rybak. "In just 15 years,...
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: RT Rybak Source: Business Wire (press release)

  2. Miller then took off after another senator, Robert Byrd, saying he's "off his gourd," and former President Clinton, saying that getting him to write an honest book "is like asking Britney Spears to sing a capella."
    on Jul 14, 2004 By: Robert Byrd Source: KVUE

  3. Lord Foster commented, "Capella Singapore is seamlessly integrated with the beauty of its natural setting and the three remarkable historic buildings on the site. Our design fuses the contemporary with the historic, and the built elements with the...
    on Oct 22, 2008 By: Lord Norman Foster Source: Hotels Magazine

Word of the Day
cynic cynic
/ˈsɪ nɪk /