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high-pitched, piping, shrieking, shrill, squeaking, squeaky, treble, whistling
bass, deep, grave, low, throaty
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1904, in the meaning defined above
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to express emotion in a dramatic way
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Conjugating an irregular verb
It relates to godfathers.
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