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1. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lowest part of the musical range.

Antonyms

  • wholly

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Bass

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  • {left-brace
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  • jonbenet's
  • }close-brace
  • worst-case
  • }right-brace
  • right-brace
  • misplace
  • interlace
  • displace
  • disgrace
  • retrace
  • lambastes
  • embrace
  • degrace
  • replace
  • incase
  • encase
  • deface
  • debase
  • trace
  • space
  • place
  • grace
  • glace
  • frace
  • erase
  • efface
  • drace

How do you pronounce bass?

Pronounce bass as bæs.

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Sentences with bass


1. Noun, singular or mass
Unlike a regular acoustic bass, which has four strings, washtub or gutbucket basses only have one string.

Quotes about bass


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- Ellen Bass, The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

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- Dorothy Parker, The Collected Dorothy Parker

2. double-bass

adjective. pitched an octave below normal bass instrumental or vocal range.

Synonyms

  • low-pitched
  • low

Antonyms

  • horizontal
  • vertical
  • tall

3. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lowest part in polyphonic music.

Synonyms

  • part
  • ground bass
  • figured bass
  • thorough bass
  • voice
  • basso continuo
  • continuo

Antonyms

  • horizontal
  • vertical
  • fathomable
  • shallow

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

4. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] nontechnical name for any of numerous edible marine and freshwater spiny-finned fishes.

Synonyms

  • percoidean
  • percoid fish
  • freshwater bass

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning
  • join

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

5. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments.

Synonyms

  • bombardon
  • musical instrument
  • instrument
  • bombard
  • bass fiddle
  • bull fiddle
  • string bass
  • bass guitar
  • bass viol
  • double bass
  • sousaphone
  • contrabass
  • bass horn

Antonyms

  • attach
  • stay
  • unify
  • arrive

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

6. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae.

Synonyms

  • striper
  • striped bass
  • sea bass

Antonyms

  • mild
  • narrow
  • superficial
  • close

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

7. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lowest adult male singing voice.

Synonyms

  • singing voice
  • basso profundo
  • basso

Antonyms

  • passive voice
  • active voice
  • silence
  • soft-finned fish

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

8. bass

adjective. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range.

Synonyms

  • deep
  • low

Antonyms

  • defend
  • outside
  • inside

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

9. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] any of various North American freshwater fish with lean flesh (especially of the genus Micropterus).

Synonyms

  • freshwater fish
  • smallmouth bass
  • freshwater bass

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • colorless
  • exoteric
  • small

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

10. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] an adult male singer with the lowest voice.

Synonyms

  • basso
  • vocalist
  • vocaliser
  • singer

Antonyms

  • artless
  • tall
  • superior
  • up

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)
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