What does basso mean?

basso meaning in General Dictionary

The bass or lowest part concerning sing basso

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  • an adult male singer because of the lowest sound
  • the cheapest person male performing vocals
  • The bass or lowest component; since, to sing basso.
  • a person who sings the best part.
  • The double bass, or contrabasso.

basso meaning in Etymology Dictionary

in a variety of musical terms borrowed from Italian, "bass, a bass voice," from Italian basso, from later Latin bassus (see bass (adj.)).


basso meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) The bass or lowest component; as, to sing basso.

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  • (a.) One who sings the lowest part.
  • (a.) The double-bass, or contrabasso.

Sentence Examples with the word basso

In Japan, as in Europe, three varieties of relief carving are distinguishedalto (taka-bori), mezzo (chniku-bori) and basso (usunikubori).

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