slap bass

noun

a rock or jazz style of playing the electric or double bass in which the strings are plucked and released so as to vibrate sharply against the fretboard or fingerboard

Nearby words

  1. slantly,
  2. slantways,
  3. slantwise,
  4. slap,
  5. slap bang,
  6. slap dashing,
  7. slap down,
  8. slap in the face,
  9. slap on the back,
  10. slap on the wrist

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