male alto

noun

Examples of male alto in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Garza, a male alto, overcame the difficulties of the space — his fluid voice rang throughout the church — and landed the delicate high notes with an appealing tenderness. Tim Diovanni, Dallas News, 28 June 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of male alto was circa 1890

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“Male alto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/male%20alto. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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