HyperDic: high-pitched

English > 2 senses of the word high-pitched:
ADJECTIVEallhigh-pitched, highused of sounds and voices
allhigh-pitchedset at a sharp or high angle or slant
English > high-pitched: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningUsed of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency.
Attribute ofpitchThe property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration
Narroweradenoidal, pinched, nasalsounding as if the nose were pinched
altissimoVery high
alto(of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group
countertenor, altoOf or being the highest male voice
falsettoartificially high
peaky, spikyHaving or as if having especially high-pitched spots
screaky, screechy, squeaking, squeaky, squealingHaving or making a high-pitched sound such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge
shrill, sharpHaving or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
sopraninoHigher in range than soprano
soprano, trebleHaving or denoting a high range
tenorOf or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice
tenor(of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto / alto and baritone or bass
Oppositelow, low-pitchedUsed of sounds and voices
English > high-pitched: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningSet at a sharp or high angle or slant.
Example"a high-pitched roof"
BroaderinclinedAt an angle to the horizontal or vertical position

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