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1. tenor

noun. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] the pitch range of the highest male voice.

Antonyms

  • approval

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word tenor-clef


1. Noun Phrase
Bassoon music is usually written in bass or tenor clef, according to Virginia Tech.

2. tenor

noun. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] the adult male singing voice above baritone.

Synonyms

  • singing voice

Antonyms

  • side
  • bottom

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

3. tenor

adjective. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice.

Synonyms

  • high

Antonyms

  • meaningless
  • relax

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

4. tenor

noun. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] the general meaning or substance of an utterance.

Synonyms

  • strain
  • drift
  • substance
  • purport

Antonyms

  • activator
  • inhibitor
  • disclaim
  • horizontal

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

5. tenor

noun. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] a settled or prevailing or habitual course of a person's life.

Antonyms

  • short

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

6. tenor

noun. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] an adult male with a tenor voice.

Synonyms

  • vocalist
  • vocaliser
  • singer

Antonyms

  • fragrant
  • sober
  • dejected
  • cyclone

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

7. tenor

adjective. ['ˈtɛnɝ'] (of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass.

Synonyms

  • high

Antonyms

  • unstrain
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • tenor (Latin)
  • teneo (Latin)

8. clef

noun. ['ˈklɛf'] a musical notation written on a staff indicating the pitch of the notes following it.

Synonyms

  • treble staff
  • G clef
  • bass clef
  • F clef
  • treble clef
  • viola clef
  • soprano clef
  • tenor clef
  • musical notation
  • alto clef

Antonyms

  • atonality
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