noun, plural fal·set·tos.
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He made his first digital splashes back in 2011 as a mystery man, refusing to assign a name or face to his voice — a floating, yearning falsetto that sounded like it was trying to escape the loneliness of living inside the body that had produced it.At the weirdest Super Bowl, the Weeknd came to play|Chris Richards|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
Fans of Earth, Wind & Fire need only hear a few notes of Philip Bailey’s iconic falsetto before they start to swoon, sway and sing along.Earth, Wind & Fire’s Philip Bailey Hosts Virtual Holiday Gala|cmurray|December 3, 2020|Essence.com
They wrote big songs with big falsetto choruses designed for big sing-alongs in big stadiums.Gwyneth Paltrow Haunts Coldplay’s Self-Conscious Breakup Album ‘Ghost Stories’|Andrew Romano|May 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he starts to sing it, filling the room with his sweet, fragile tenor, shifting to a falsetto that cuts straight to the heart.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou|John Ed Bradley|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unlike his falsetto and his "cool dad" penchant for fedoras, this rumored affair is just so not cute.Marry, Screw, Kill: Lindsay Lohan Sex List Scandal Edition|Amy Zimmerman|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His three-octave falsetto was also used to good advantage in Mars Attacks!
That high falsetto is frighteningly convincing, which raises the question: could a man really have pulled it off?Listen Here: Voicemails From Manti Te’o’s ‘Girlfriend’|Lizzie Crocker|January 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"Well, if it ain't ole Turkeyneck in person," he called in a high falsetto voice, as the two entered.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
At last his companion had got into the habit of looking up at him whenever he cried in a falsetto voice, "Mignonne."A Passion in the Desert|Honore de Balzac
The trolley-wire, lifting a whole city home to supper, is a giant with a falsetto voice.The Voice of the Machines|Gerald Stanley Lee
After the squalling falsetto had implored for a long time, the assailant at last gave over the exercise.The Landloper|Holman Day
The employment of the Falsetto at any time, either in speaking or reading, is of doubtful taste.The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886|Ministry of Education