an obsolete wind instrument related to the tuba but resembling a bassoon in shape.
Not a fluttering whistle like the postman’s, nor a heavy tone like an organ pipe or bass horn.
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- Bass guitar
noun a guitar that has the same pitch and tuning as a double bass, usually electrically amplified Contemporary Examples Yes, Mike Huckabee has his bass guitar, but he’s also packed on the pounds in recent months. Jon Huntsman: The Only Cool Republican? McKay Coppins April 14, 2011 Historical Examples The instrumental quartet consisted of a […]
- Bass reflex
a loudspeaker equipped with a baffle having openings designed to improve the reproduction of low-frequency sounds.
- Bass response
the response of a loudspeaker or other amplifying device to low-frequency sounds. noun the response of an audio reproduction system or component to low frequencies
- Bass saxophone
a large saxophone of low range, usually supported on a stand while being played.