Origin of bass1
OTHER WORDS FROM bassbassly, adverbbassness, nounbassy, adjective
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Other definitions for bass (2 of 4)
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How to use bass in a sentence
Built-in USB C chargers allow you to power your phone or laptop, and 2 10-watt speakers with extra bass keep things sounding good.Ultra-wide computer monitors to enhance your setup|PopSci Commerce Team|September 22, 2020|Popular-Science
Baauer’s song starts with a 15-second intro, a bass drop, then 15 seconds with the bass, and a lion roar at the end of the first 30 seconds.Creating viral content: Is it possible to harness viral trends?|Evelyn Johnson|September 22, 2020|Search Engine Watch
From the prehistoric-looking alligator gar to the ubiquitous smallmouth bass, there are dozens of popular freshwater fish native to the United States.
Longer and thicker strings produce lower pitches, which we hear as bass notes.
He loves to sing and plays the piano, guitar, banjo, mandolin and bass.
He captures Ramone and his second wife, Barbara, together in the studio in one photo, him on bass, her on guitar.‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I watch football, basketball, and hockey on TV and sometimes “The Bass Pros” on Outdoor Channel.Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham|P. J. O’Rourke|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Very bass-y house, if I was in my element and playing what I like to play.Idris Elba on Eric Garner, ‘Mi Mandela,’ and Selling Weed to Dave Chappelle|Marlow Stern|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The drumbeat and synth bass are as insistent as they are ominous.
It was one night, with Tony Williams on drums and, I think, Richard Davis on bass.
Tony's stool was nearer to the bass keys of the piano, while the sofa Lettice lay upon had certainly been drawn up towards him.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
The melody or tune is played on one of the pipes furnished with holes for the purpose, while the other three give a drone, bass.
The chief reason is that g is the top note of the string bass, and is called for in orchestral transcriptions.
Mr. Betts, of London, had one for which he refused the enormous sum of £500, and Dragonetti also refused £800 for a double bass.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
According to his plan a "Suitable Bass" tablet is provided just above the rear end of the black keys on each manual.
British Dictionary definitions for bass (1 of 3)
- the low-frequency component of an electrical audio signal, esp in a record player or tape recorder
- the knob controlling this on such an instrument