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Synonyms for altoˈæl toʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alto(noun)

    a singer whose voice lies in the alto clef

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, contralto

    Antonyms:
    low-pitched, low, high, high-pitched

  2. contralto, alto(noun)

    the lowest female singing voice

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, alto, contralto

    Antonyms:
    high-pitched, low, high, low-pitched

  3. countertenor, alto(noun)

    the highest adult male singing voice

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, alto, contralto

    Antonyms:
    low, low-pitched, high, high-pitched

  4. alto(noun)

    (of a musical instrument) the second highest instrument in a family of musical instruments

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, contralto

    Antonyms:
    low-pitched, high, high-pitched, low

  5. alto(adj)

    the pitch range of the lowest female voice

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, contralto

    Antonyms:
    high-pitched, low-pitched, high, low

  6. alto, contralto(adj)

    of or being the lowest female voice

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, alto, contralto

    Antonyms:
    high, low, high-pitched, low-pitched

  7. countertenor, alto(adj)

    of or being the highest male voice; having a range above that of tenor

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, alto, contralto

    Antonyms:
    low, low-pitched, high-pitched, high

  8. alto(adj)

    (of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group

    Synonyms:
    countertenor, contralto

    Antonyms:
    low, high-pitched, low-pitched, high

Wiktionary

  1. alto(noun)

    A musical part or section higher than tenor and lower than soprano, formerly the part that performed a countermelody above the tenor or main melody.

    Synonyms:
    contratenor altus, high countertenor

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. alto(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Mus.) counter, counter-tenor

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high


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