What does the word violoncello mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A bass violin having four strings, cello.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Violoncellist.

Usage examples for violoncello

  1. The subject of music was discussed, and a Spaniard asked Henriette whether she could play any other instrument besides the violoncello. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt