Translation of sonority in Spanish:

sonority

Pronunciation: /səˈnɔːrəti; səˈnɒrəti/

noun/nombre (plural -ties)

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  • [literary/literario] sonoridad (feminine)
    More example sentences
    • Enescu's compatriot, Mihaela Martin, handles well the composer's demands for texture and sonority.
    • Portugheis projected a rich sonority despite the fact that the keyboard was evidently bathed in sweat.
    • Yet thanks to the engaging performance the exciting momentum and colourful sonority contributed to the impression that this version can indeed stand as a successful independent chamber work.

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