high-pitched

Primary Meanings of high-pitched

1.
adj
used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency
2.
adj
set at a sharp or high angle or slant
Full Definitions of high-pitched
1

adj used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency

Synonyms:
high
adenoidal, nasal, pinched
sounding as if the nose were pinched
altissimo
very high
alto
(of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group
alto, countertenor
of or being the highest male voice; having a range above that of tenor
falsetto
artificially high; above the normal voice range
peaky, spiky
having or as if having especially high-pitched spots
sharp, shrill
having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
screaky, screechy, squeaking, squeaky, squealing
having or making a high-pitched sound such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge
soprano, treble
having or denoting a high range
sopranino
higher in range than soprano
tenor
of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice
tenor
(of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass
Antonyms:
low, low-pitched
used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency
alto, contralto
of or being the lowest female voice
baritone
lower in range than tenor and higher than bass
bass, deep
having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range
contrabass, double-bass
pitched an octave below normal bass instrumental or vocal range
throaty
sounding as if pronounced low in the throat
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2

adj set at a sharp or high angle or slant

“a high-pitched roof”
Synonyms:
inclined
at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position

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