Definition of 'soprano'
Example sentences containing 'soprano'
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Is there a more beautiful soprano voice in opera today? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Her soprano voice was in pretty fine fettle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Her lyric soprano was both bright and deep in tone. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)Has the part put too much strain on her essentially lyric soprano? Times, Sunday Times (2007)We lyric sopranos have special problems. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)She was not only visually artistic, but also had a fine soprano voice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Her shrill soprano voice can put you off at first, but give it time. Christianity Today (2000)Her voice was that rarity, a dramatic coloratura soprano. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Her change to the dramatic soprano rep is on the whole a success, although she pushed for her top notes. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A singer transforming her voice from soprano to mezzo-soprano is no longer necessarily the prima donna. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Her robust lyric soprano, allied to striking good looks, should make her a godsend in this repertoire. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The soprano voice still packs a steady punch; her sense of the dramatic can make the Wigmore fixtures quake. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The grief was intense, was really sharp, but the joy was like a high soprano voice rising above the choir. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His mother, who had a good soprano voice and a love of light opera, was employed in a factory that made artificial flowers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It wasn't just that she was trained as a soprano when her voice was a mezzo - which led to a very public hiatus in her career. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'soprano'
British English: soprano /səˈprɑːnəʊ/ NOUN
A soprano is a woman, girl, or boy with a high singing voice.
She was the main soprano at the theatre.
- American English: soprano
- Arabic: صَوْتُ السُّوبْرَانُو
- Brazilian Portuguese: soprano
- Chinese: 女高音
- Croatian: sopran
- Czech: soprán
- Danish: sopran
- Dutch: sopraan
- European Spanish: soprano
- Finnish: sopraano
- French: soprano
- German: Sopran
- Greek: σοπράνο
- Italian: soprano
- Japanese: ソプラノ
- Korean: 소프라노
- Norwegian: sopran
- Polish: sopran
- European Portuguese: soprano
- Romanian: sopran
- Russian: сопрано
- Spanish: soprano
- Swedish: sopran
- Thai: นักร้องหญิงที่ร้องเสียงสูงสุด
- Turkish: soprano
- Ukrainian: сопрано
- Vietnamese: giọng nữ cao
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