pl. bas′sos or bas′si
a bass voice or singer
Origin of bassoItalian ; from adjective , low ; from Vulgar Latin bassus: see base
nounpl. bas·sos or bas·si
- A bass singer, especially an operatic bass.
- A part written for a bass instrument.
Origin of bassoItalian, from Medieval Latin bassus, low.
(plural bassos or bassi)