diva diva  /ˈdi və/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a distinguished female operatic singer; a female operatic star

Usage(s):

  1. Now, perhaps, the diva inside Arena has broken free.
  2. Some rocked out and others had their diva moments, but few of the female singers stood out enough to make a big impression during '70s week.
  3. She had a stentorian contralto and a quavering wail that grated on the ears of those attuned to the trills of opera divas.

News

  1. Anya Talks WWE Release, Being NXT’s Powerhouse Diva and More

    Recently released WWE NXT developmental talent Anya — real name Anna Bogomozaova — joins Diva Dirt exclusively to talk about her departure for the first time.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Wrestling News Page

  2. Drop Dead Diva: Brooke Elliott Thankful For Fans' Help In Getting Show Revived

    "Drop Dead Diva" returns for its fifth season this Sunday on Lifetime, but it almost didn't happen.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News

  3. Diva Dash Promotes Healthy Living, Unites Women

    Hundreds of women gathered together Saturday morning for the third annual Diva Dash at Georgetown Square.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Indiana's NewsCenter

Quotes

  1. "She is a diva. She takes no advice from anyone," said this McCain adviser. "She does not have any relationships of trust with any of us, her family or anyone else. Also, she is playing for her own future and sees herself as the next leader...
    on Oct 25, 2008 By: John McCain Source: CNN

  2. Ross told the crowd of her career, "I have tried to keep the standards high. We do not have to say the f-word, we do not have to pump and grind, we do not have to some of these things to have longevity in our career. ...... I will do the diva master...
    on Jun 26, 2007 By: Diana Ross Source: Contactmusic.com

  3. "He's so humble a cat. I think it probably came from being a character actor all those years, and being very surprised _ openly surprised _ to be cast a lead," said Van Zandt. "If HE'S not acting like a diva, nobody better act like a diva."
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Steven Van Zandt Source: FOXNews

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