barytone

Part of speech: adjective

Having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor.

Part of speech: noun

A barytone male voice, or a person having such a voice.

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Usage examples "barytone":

  1. Still the barytone, who was almost as fond of conversation as of what he termed " vocal." - "K", Mary Roberts Rinehart.
  2. It was the male barytone- one of them pleading voices that get all into you. - "Somewhere in Red Gap", Harry Leon Wilson.
  3. It turned out that Barty was neither tenor nor barytone; and that his light voice, so charming in a room, would never do for the operatic stage; although his figure, in spite of his great height, would have suited heroic parts so admirably. - "The Martian", George Du Maurier.