noun. ['ˈbæsoʊ'] an adult male singer with the lowest voice.
Rhymes with Basso
noun. ['ˈbæsoʊ'] the lowest adult male singing voice.
- singing voice
- basso profundo
Sentences with basso
1. Foreign word
Humpback whales use sounds as low as 30 Hz, depriving us of the full "basso profundo" effects of their famous songs, since humans hear hardly anything slower than 100 Hz.
2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Chief among these was the sophisticated use of polyphony in musical composition and “basso continuo.” Polyphony consists of simultaneous melodies or musical voices.