bass fiddle

[ beys ]

Origin of bass fiddle

First recorded in 1950–55

Words Nearby bass fiddle Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use bass fiddle in a sentence

  • The sawing bleat of the agonized bass fiddle cut through the onspeeding clamor, but the guitars could hardly be heard.

    Back Home | Irvin S. Cobb
  • It consisted of two pieces; a clarinet and a bass fiddle, each worse than the other.

    Continuous Vaudeville | Will M. Cressy
  • The aperture in the vesonator was like that of any bass fiddle.

    The Holes and John Smith | Edward W. Ludwig
  • He also gabbled French and Italian, and played upon a thing like a sort of bass-fiddle without a bow, that they call a guitar.

  • A fat water-beetle played a bass fiddle as big and fat as himself, and two pretty ladybugs played the violins.

    Twinkle and Chubbins | L. Frank (Lyman Frank) Baum