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1. treble

adjective. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] having or denoting a high range.

Synonyms

  • high-pitched
  • high

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • straighten
  • unequivocal

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Treble

  • strebel
  • schwebel
  • preble
  • prebble
  • rebel
  • pebble
  • nebel
  • leble
  • lebel
  • knebel
  • hebel
  • gebel
  • gaebel
  • ebel

Example sentences of the word treble


1. Adjective
Read the first note as it is written in the treble clef.

2. treble

adjective. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] having three units or components or elements.

Synonyms

  • multiple
  • triplex
  • ternary

Antonyms

  • singular
  • horizontal
  • vertical
  • short

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)

3. treble

adjective. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] three times as great or many.

Synonyms

  • triple
  • multiple
  • threefold

Antonyms

  • down
  • side
  • bottom
  • inferior

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)

4. treble

adjective. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson.

Synonyms

  • multiple
  • double
  • twofold
  • two-fold
  • dual
  • threefold

Antonyms

  • multivalent
  • univalent
  • small
  • little

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)

5. treble

noun. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] the pitch range of the highest female voice.

Synonyms

  • pitch

Antonyms

  • sober
  • dejected

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)

6. treble

verb. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] increase threefold.

Synonyms

  • manifold
  • multiply

Antonyms

  • depression
  • low spirits
  • decrease

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)

7. treble

verb. ['ˈtrɛbəl'] sing treble.

Antonyms

  • low pitch

Etymology

  • treble (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • triplus (Latin)
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