from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Low in tone or tonal range.
- adj. Having a moderate slope: a low-pitched roof.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of a sound, having a comparatively low pitch.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. low in pitch or frequency; -- used of sounds and voices. Opposite of
- adj. set at a low angle or slant; having a low degree of pitch.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pitched in a low key, as a voice.
- Of a low or degraded nature: as, low-pitched desires.
- Having very little angular elevation, as a roof.
- Having a low ceiling, as a room.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency
- adj. set at a low angle or slant
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For many people, it's surprising to hear a steady, low-pitched voice come from the 16-year-old body and 13-year-old face of McCreery.
I could have picked one up and held it in my hand if I wanted, but was content to listen to their song: two single notes, low-pitched and slow.
In her memoirs, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan mentioned her anxiety when she first moved to England, for she was expected to modulate her voice, to adopt the low-pitched, slightly muffled tones of her new English relations, and of course rid her speech of any Americanism.
The courtroom was jammed with the men of the creeks and trails, and there was an ominous note in the rumble and grumble of their low-pitched voices, which came to his ears like the growl of the sea from deep caverns.
It was a low-pitched rhythmic click, repeating once or twice a second, and growing louder.
The researchers asked 49 men and 55 women, all college-age, to assess to audio clips of vowel sounds read by nine male and nine female voices, tuned to both a high-pitched and low-pitched tone.
At worst I'll have to do the low-pitched sexyvoice of the slightly wounded.
Tamara stepped harder on the gas and turned away from the rearview, but as she sped from the rim she heard a low-pitched groan behind her.
Behind the shrubbery sounded the low-pitched murmur of radio traffic, a soft anatomy of the night.
Standstill could hear a low-pitched whine as several supers warmed up their powers in anticipation.