Definition of 'bass'
Example sentences containing 'bass'
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Where does Chilean sea bass come from? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Best laughs in deep bass, a big man. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a pretty collection of jazz and blues covers set to a simple guitar and upright bass setting. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There should have been a higher allowance in return for work on how to avoid catching bass, such as identifying where there are concentrations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I bought myself quite an expensive electric bass guitar, so it could be about an electric bass guitar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She is tiny, and the bass guitar is huge, but the experience is thrilling. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It sounded like a bass drum when she hit the ground. The Sun (2008)We give the recipe for the larger bass steamed in seaweed stock with a vermouth sauce. A Passion for Food (1989)They come in a range of goodlooking colours and sound good with strong bass and great clarity. The Sun (2014)Grill the sea bass fillets for two minutes each side. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The guitars and bass seemed to help. Christianity Today (2000)He invited him to play bass in his band and gave him his nickname. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He turned out to be a fantastic bass player. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Melody and bass or inside parts as well? The Secrets of Musical Confidence (1994)This works especially well with sea bream and sea bass. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This track has a fantastic brass section and a wonderful bass line. Times, Sunday Times (2011)For the ground bass of recurrent sound is poetic metre. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Once inside he removed the large bass from its tank. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He has a beautiful bass voice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Just what we needed after the morning's ordeal by double bass and piano. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They're comfortable and offer deep bass like no other. The Sun (2010)The fish was all salmon, cod and sea bass. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Then he glances up, grins and unleashes a deep bass chuckle. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I was one of three bass singers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The design blocks out almost all noise, letting them pack a great bass punch and convey loads of musical detail. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I'd better get a friend to send you a free bass instrument. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I would say Bristol is still predominantly drum and bass but it is evolving into a house city. The Sun (2014)Nor did the Czech tenor and bass give us the full Verdi. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They won't convert all your tunes to a reggae beat but they do deliver a nice crisp bass tone - and they look pretty sharp too. The Sun (2016)
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Translations for 'bass'
British English: bass /beɪs/ NOUN
A bass is a man with a deep singing voice.
...the great Russian bass Chaliapin.
- American English: bass
- Arabic: الـجَهِير
- Brazilian Portuguese: baixo
- Chinese: 男低音
- Croatian: bas
- Czech: bas
- Danish: bas
- Dutch: bas voice
- European Spanish: bajo
- Finnish: basso
- French: basse
- German: Bass
- Greek: μπάσο
- Italian: basso
- Japanese: バス 声楽
- Korean: 베이스
- Norwegian: havabbor zoo
- Polish: bas
- European Portuguese: baixo
- Romanian: bas
- Russian: бас low voice
- Spanish: bajo grave
- Swedish: bas
- Thai: นักร้องโทนเสียงต่ำ
- Turkish: bas
- Ukrainian: бас
- Vietnamese: giọng nam trầm
British English: bass ADJECTIVE
A bass drum, guitar, or other musical instrument is one that produces a very deep sound.
...bass guitarist in this evening's performance.
Definition of bass from the Collins English Dictionary
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