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English adjective: soprano

1. soprano having or denoting a high range

SamplesSoprano voice.
Soprano sax.
The boy still had a fine treble voice.
The treble clef.


Similarhigh, high-pitched

Antonymslow-pitched, low

English noun: soprano

1. soprano (person) a female singer

Broader (hypernym)singer, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer

Narrower (hyponym)coloratura, coloratura soprano, mezzo, mezzo-soprano

Instance hyponymBelle Miriam Silverman, Beverly Sills, Brigit Nilsson, Dame Joan Sutherland, Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Eileen Farrell, Farrell, Helen Traubel, Jenny Lind, Jessye Norman, Joan Sutherland, Leontyne Price, Lind, Marta Brigit Nilsson, Mary Leontyne Price, Nilsson, Norman, Ponselle, Price, Renata Tebaldi, Rosa Melba Ponselle, Rosa Ponselle, Sills, Sutherland, Swedish Nightingale, Te Kanawa, Tebaldi, Traubel

2. soprano (communication) the highest female voice; the voice of a boy before puberty

Broader (hypernym)singing voice

3. soprano (attribute) the pitch range of the highest female voice


Broader (hypernym)pitch

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