Definition of bass

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • bass is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 6
  • bass is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 6
  • bass is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 7

Definition of bass


  • the lowest adult male singing voice (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. bass voice
    2. basso
  • any of various North American freshwater fish with lean flesh (especially of the genus Micropterus) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. freshwater bass
  • an adult male singer with the lowest voice (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. basso
  • having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice
    2. a bass clarinet

    Synonyms

    1. deep
  • the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. sea bass
  • the lowest part in polyphonic music (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. bass part
  • nontechnical name for any of numerous edible marine and freshwater spiny-finned fishes (noun)
  • the lowest part of the musical range (noun)
  • the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments (noun)

See definition of bass in Merriam Webster

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