encore encore  /ˈɑn ˌkɔr/


  1. (n) an extra or repeated performance; usually given in response to audience demand
  2. (v) request an encore, from a performer


  1. Your version of Sarah Palin's adieu to Alaska as beat poetry was so popular it even inspired an encore performance using the exAlaska Governor's tweets.
  2. So The Who played its standard two-hour set, and were then instructed to keep the encore short.


  1. Encore Capital Completes AACC Buy

    Encore Capital Group, Inc. has completed the acquisition of Mich.-based Asset Acceptance Capital Corp.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Encore Health Resources CEO Dana Sellers Named 2013 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Gulf Coast Area

    Encore Health Resources, a leading health-information technology services company, announced today that its founding CEO, Dana Sellers, has been named the 2013 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Healthcare in the Gulf Coast Area.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Encore Capital Group Closes Asset Acceptance Corp. Acquisition

    Encore Capital Group Closes Asset Acceptance Corp. Acquisition
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq


  1. Priyanka Chopra wrote, "Welcoming one of the most wonderful and gorgeous people I have met: The stunning Bipasha basu!! Encore guys!!! @iBipasha."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Priyanka Chopra Source: Daily Latest News (blog)

  2. "There was all this commotion during our encore break and somebody said, 'Steven is here.'" Perry told Rolling Stone.
    on Nov 12, 2009 By: Joe Perry Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. Bindra said: "I was instantly excited when the offer to fly on F16IN came. I have heard about the adrenalin rush when the aircraft sorties in the air and am looking forward to experience it. I guess it will be an encore of what I felt when I hit the...
    on Feb 6, 2009 By: Abhinav Bindra Source: Sify

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