from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A deep bass singing voice.
- n. A singer who has such a voice.
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- n. Alternative spelling of basso profondo.
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- n. a very deep bass voice
Italian : basso, bass + profondo, deep.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
There was a sharp crack, an almost infinitesimal pause, and then a basso profundo roar.