high-pitched

adjective
\ˈhī-ˈpicht \

Definition of high-pitched 

1 : having a high pitch a high-pitched voice

2 : marked by or exhibiting strong feeling : agitated a high-pitched, almost frantic campaign— Geoffrey Rice

Synonyms & Antonyms for high-pitched

Synonyms

piping, screeching, shrieking, shrill, squeaking, squeaky, treble, whistling

Antonyms

bass, deep, grave, low, throaty

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1597, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of high-pitched was in 1597

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high-pitched

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English Language Learners Definition of high-pitched

: making a high sound

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