noun, plural mez·zo-so·pran·os, mez·zo-so·pran·i [met-soh-suh-pran-ee, -prah-nee, med-zoh-, mez-oh-]. /ˈmɛt soʊ səˈpræn i, -ˈprɑ ni, ˈmɛd zoʊ-, ˈmɛz oʊ-/.
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Example sentences from the Web for mezzo-soprano
Anti-hero status, as enjoyed by Tony Soprano and Walter White, is typically a male property.Is ‘Satisfaction’ a Love Story That’s Too Real About Sex and Marriage?|David Masciotra|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The landscape looks something like the marsh behind the Toys ‘R’ Us where Tony Soprano might bury a body in Jersey.
Someone with a lovely soprano voice was singing me “Happy Birthday.”Truman’s Grandson & Japan’s A-Bomb Survivors: A Story of Reconciliation|Clifton Truman Daniel|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tony Soprano used to pick up copies of it in his fictional driveway.Inside the Purge at The Newark Star Ledger, The Paper That Makes Chris Christie Squirm|Olivia Nuzzi|April 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How is Walter White different from someone like, say, Tony Soprano?Breaking Bad Finale: Lost Interviews With Bryan Cranston & Vince Gilligan|Andrew Romano|September 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Once he learnt, with his aunt, the exceedingly florid duet in Semiramide, and sang the soprano part admirably.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
He boasted of having "made a soprano out of Zambinella" and disclosed the fact to Sarrasine that this creature was not a woman.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
He can if he like make himself a soprano, and sing for hire;—and probably that is the real goal for him.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Susy Clemens went to Paris to cultivate her voice, a rare soprano, with a view to preparing for the operatic stage.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
A splendid soprano voice was ringing through the room, singing, "Hear me, Norma."A Changed Heart|May Agnes Fleming