What does the word encore mean?

Usage examples for encore

  1. Or the monologist may have a good finishing song and knows that he can depend on it for an encore that will bring him back to tell more stories and sing another song. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  2. Except for this accident she would have responded to the enthusiastic calls of " Encore!" – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. An' mebbe you will not believe to me, But w'en we come back on de camp encore De sponge of dat Englishman don't be see, An' we fin' beeg bear she's go dead on shore. – The Habitant and Other French-Canadian Poems by William Henry Drummond