basso

noun
bas·​so | \ ˈba-(ˌ)sō How to pronounce basso (audio) , ˈbä- How to pronounce basso (audio) \
plural bassos or bassi\ ˈbä-​ˌsē How to pronounce bassi (audio) \

Definition of basso

1 : a bass singer especially : an operatic bass
2 : a low deep voice

First Known Use of basso

circa 1724, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for basso

Italian, from Medieval Latin bassus, from bassus short, low

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The first known use of basso was circa 1724

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