noun (plural bassos or bassi /ˈbäsē/)
A bass voice or vocal part.
- While accompanying a visiting Hungarian basso, I turned a page and the next page was missing!
- Both sets obviously highlight Bulgarian basso's hat trick of singing three roles.
- The traditional Puerto Rican group is a trio, made up of a qauttro (an eight-stringed native Puerto Rican instrument similar to a mandolin); a guitarra, or guitar; and a basso, or bass.
Early 18th century: Italian, 'low', from Latin bassus 'short, low'.
Words that rhyme with bassoEl Paso, Picasso, Sargasso, Tasso
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