Definition of chest voice in English:

Share this entry

chest voice

noun

[in singular]
The lowest register of the voice in singing or speaking.
Example sentences
  • The next chapter, about the chest voice, is titled ‘Making Your Speaking Voice Sing.’
  • Certainly in Baroque music the chest voice was fully exploited, a fact largely ignored in performances today.
  • I've never heard a girl sing like Theresa, with a full chest voice, I've never heard a girl do that.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: chest voice

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.