singing voice

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n singing voice the musical quality of the voice while singing
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Quotations

  • John B. S. Haldane
    John B. S. Haldane
    “I wish I had the voice of Homer to sing of rectal carcinoma.”
  • Pablo Neruda
    Pablo Neruda
    “Now, on the road to freedom, I was pausing for a moment near Temuco and could hear the voice of the water that had taught me to sing.”

Usage

In literature:

Was that the sing-song voice of the auctioneer He was selling the cattle.
"The Crisis, Complete" by Winston Churchill
When the prince entered the court of the hut, Uarda was not to be seen, but he soon heard her voice singing out through the open door.
"Uarda, Complete A Romance Of Ancient Egypt" by Georg Ebers
She had heard Gorgo sing again, and joined her own voice with hers.
"Serapis, Complete" by Georg Ebers
He understood how to manage women's voices also, and could have given her the best directions how to deal with the new singing exercises.
"Barbara Blomberg, Complete" by Georg Ebers
It was a real pleasure to hear him sing them in our little circle in his weak old voice.
"The Story Of My Life From Childhood To Manhood The Autobiography Of Georg Ebers, Complete" by Georg Ebers
And always there was that heady fragrance in the air, like a mysterious little voice, singing secrets.
"The Cardinal's Snuff-Box" by Henry Harland
And when I have heard a charming voice singing to the little ones, I have listened with delight.
"Love and Life" by Charlotte M. Yonge
What is resting and waiting there, what is silent there, what is screaming and singing and complaining there in its own voices?
"The Crushed Flower and Other Stories" by Leonid Andreyev
A very beautiful girl, she had kept her looks and a wonderful singing voice, still clear and sweet when she was over sixty.
"The Unwilling Vestal" by Edward Lucas White
There was a man's voice singing near by.
"The Trail of the Sword, Complete" by Gilbert Parker
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In poetry:

Like to a bird that soars up from the spray,
When we would fetter its wing;
Like to the song that spurns Memory's grasp
When the voice yearneth to sing;
"Dreams Of Beauty" by Adah Isaacs Menken
With cheerful voice I sing
The titles of my Lord,
And borrow all the names
Of honor from his word:
Nature and art can ne'er supply
Sufficient forms of majesty.
"Hymn 148" by Isaac Watts
Strength, courage also are Thine.
And joy of youth and wings that cleave the blue,
Low singing and soft voices, I divine
In these Thy beauty ancient yet ever new.
"The Image" by Katharine Tynan
Fair they seemed, those songs sonorous,
When they came to me unbidden;
Voices single, and in chorus,
Like the wild birds singing o'er us
In the dark of branches hidden.
"Epimetheus, or the Poet's Afterthought. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
See, with his hands he sweeps the golden lyre,
And beats forth music from its trembling strings,
To which the praises of th' eternal Sire,
And of the Lamb, with tuneful voice he sings!
"Advice To A Woman, Not To Grieve Too Much For The Death Of Her Child" by Rees Prichard
They bade her sing of her distant land–
She held its lyre with a trembling hand,
Till the spirit its blue skies had given her, woke,
And the stream of her voice into music broke.
"The Sicilian Captive" by Felicia Dorothea Hemans

In news:

Come and enjoy a 110 voice choir for the Community Singing Christmas Tree at Lugff First baptist Church.
Come and enjoy a 110 voice choir for the Community Singing Christmas Tree at Lugff First baptist Church .
After seeing Christina do "Hillbilly Bone" on NBC's The Voice, Blake would do anything to sing with her.
You do remember Christina Aguilera singing "Hillbilly Bone" a week or so ago on The Voice, right.
'The Voice' recap: Teams Christina and Cee Lo sing out.
Two reality singing shows — NBC's The Voice and Fox's The X Factor — turned the competition over to America this week, with viewer votes determining which contestants would be safe and which ones would have to sing to stay on the show.
Winner of Hoboken's 'Sinatra Idol' got voice back after lightining strike by singing crooner 's tunes.
Minnesota soulman Nicholas David Mrozinski has made it to the finals of "The Voice," NBC's hit singing competition show.
'The Voice' recap: Adding math to the singing equation .
Amazing, Inspiring Video 'Lift Every Voice And Sing' Receives Standing Ovations and over 1 million Hits on YouTube.
Though Adele speaks with a strong London accent, her singing voice sounds more American than British.
It was a day when the words of the black national anthem, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," sung before the games, seemed to take on a different meaning.
Julie Andrews confirms her singing voice is gone for good .
Natasha Neuschwander, 29, and her husband, Shawn Lewis, 35, sing on an episode of NBC's "The Voice," which aired Monday evening.
Seventeen years ago, Nicholas David, the singing sensation of NBC's The Voice.
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In science:

In fact, when men and women sing the same note in unison, their voices are normally an octave apart.
Music in Terms of Science
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