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timbre

tim·bre

timbre

 
pronunciation:
taem br [or] tIm br [or] taem br
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part of speech: noun
definition: the characteristic tonal quality of any sound, esp. a musical instrument, voice, or speech sound, regardless of its pitch or volume.
His voice has a reedlike timbre.
similar words:
tone
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derivation: timbral (adj.)