Definition of altissimo in English:
Very high in pitch: the extreme altissimo range of his horn
More example sentences
- He was inclined to use a harsh altissimo register in his saxophone playing.
- It might be helpful and quicker to work with a good private teacher who plays the altissimo register.
- Opening the F key only a little helps the altissimo notes to speak.
Italian, superlative of alto 'high'.
Words that rhyme with altissimofortissimo, generalissimo, pianissimo
Definition of altissimo in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan