Definition of 'acoustic'
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Expect a fine balance of the acoustic and the electronic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The trio got through the Absolute Radio gig unscathed with a top acoustic set near the altar. The Sun (2017)One last chance to hear the band play their acclaimed acoustic set before they plug in. Times, Sunday Times (2010)With that came the entertainment of piano or acoustic guitar and songs. The Sun (2010)When the front line switched to acoustic instruments the music finally began to breathe. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Listen out for impromptu acoustic sets in the camp site after dark. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We performed three of our songs with acoustic guitars. The Sun (2014)What prompted you to move from ambient techno to acoustic music? The Sun (2012)The four remaining couples are challenged to perform an acoustic song. The Sun (2006)They wanted to strip down and play acoustic music. The Sun (2008)Broadly speaking, the sound is acoustic guitar folk dappled with strings and effects. The Sun (2007)There's more to life than gently strumming an acoustic guitar though. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And the recording acoustic is close, natural and loving. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Few play an acoustic guitar with such force, which makes his solo radio spots surprisingly effective. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's acoustic songs that mean something to me. The Sun (2011)YOUR acoustic guitar playing sets you apart from most rappers. The Sun (2006)Backed only by acoustic guitar plucking, his songs have the ability to put the troubles of the world into soft focus. The Sun (2011)The pop king spent around 20 minutes with each pupil listening to their work and playing along with them on an acoustic guitar. The Sun (2006)But it went for little, alas, in the church acoustic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Dry acoustic sounds alongside more ethereal, unusual noises, all wrapped around carefully arranged songs. The Sun (2009)One star is lost through the recording acoustic: this score deserves depth and bloom, not claustrophobia. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He said: 'I have been out on the road over the past couple of weeks playing some acoustic sets. The Sun (2007)Her acoustic sound reminds us of a new KT Tunstall. The Sun (2010)This also fits plans for their new album, which I told you yesterday will be of acoustic recordings in a church. The Sun (2009)These days the choice of guitars, keyboards, acoustic and electronic drums is so wide that the best advice is try them out at your local dealer. Working with Teenagers (1994)
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Translations for 'acoustic'
British English: acoustic /əˈkuːstɪk/ ADJECTIVE
An acoustic musical instrument is one which is not electric.
...an acoustic guitar.
- American English: acoustic
- Arabic: سَمْعِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: acústico
- Chinese: 声学的
- Croatian: akustičan
- Czech: akustický
- Danish: akustisk
- Dutch: akoestisch
- European Spanish: acústico
- Finnish: akustinen
- French: acoustique
- German: akustisch
- Greek: ακουστικός
- Italian: acustico
- Japanese: 聴覚の
- Korean: 소리의
- Norwegian: akustisk
- Polish: akustyczny
- European Portuguese: acústico
- Romanian: acustic
- Russian: акустический
- Spanish: acústico
- Swedish: akustisk
- Thai: ซึ่งเกี่ยวข้องกับเสียง
- Turkish: akustik
- Ukrainian: акустичний
- Vietnamese: không dùng điện
British English: acoustic NOUN
If you refer to the acoustics or the acoustic of a space, you are referring to the structural features which determine how well you can hear music or speech in it.
In this performance, he had the acoustics of the auditorium on his side.
Definition of acoustic from the Collins English Dictionary
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