from The Century Dictionary.
- noun See
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A set of
linesthat alternate between an actor (or actors) and the chorus.
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The defeated Xerxes arrives at the court and the play concludes with an extended kommos, or lament, from the king and chorus.
Rowling quotes Robert Fagle's translation of the end of the kommos, sung by the chorus.