noun. ['ˈtɪmbɝ'] (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound).
- sound property
- chromatic color
- achromatic color
Words that Rhyme with Timbre
Example sentences of the word timbre
1. Noun, singular or mass
Instrumental timbre is the sound of a single instrument.
This timbre change can result in interesting effects like the sad “wah-wah-wah” sound.
3. Verb, base form
Kimball pianos are known for the affordability and even timbre across the piano.