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Definition(s):

  1. (adj) used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency
  2. (adj) set at a low angle or slant

Usage(s):

  1. The dugong also emits a low-pitched whistling sound as the air rushes in through its nostrils.
  2. He could have been a low-pitched uber-geek with more likability and better comic timing.
  3. If British hopes pan out, the low-pitched roar of auto traffic may turn to a thin, high whine.

News

  • Urban Homesteader: Harvesting water

    A recent spate of road trips into drought-stricken West Texas gave me a new pet peeve: acres of clean, smooth, low-pitched metal roofs for...
    on July 24, 2013     Source: San Antonio Current

Quotes

  1. "I have a low-pitched voice though," Leach said. "One time when a person mistook me for Vince Gill, this is after it had happened a couple of times, finally she says, 'Your voice sounds different.' I said, 'Yeah, it's more high-pitched when I...
    on Sep 22, 2006 By: Mike Leach Source: The Daily Toreador (registration)

  2. Pizzi explained, "The solemn contents of this mythical tale will be portrayed in the classy low-pitched tones of a woman."
    on Mar 16, 2010 By: Pier Luigi Pizzi Source: JoongAng Daily

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