eighth note

noun

Definition of eighth note

  1. :  a musical note with the time value of 18 of a whole note — see note illustration

Circa 1864

First Known Use of eighth note

circa 1864


EIGHTH NOTE Defined for English Language Learners

eighth note

noun

Definition of eighth note for English Language Learners

  • music : a musical note that lasts to 1/8 of the length of a whole note


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