bass player


Definition of bass player

: a performer on a bass musical instrument (such as the double bass) allows the pianist, the bass player, and the drummer to get in a few licksNew Yorker

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First Known Use of bass player

1817, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bass player

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“Bass player.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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