high-pitched Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “high-pitched” in the English Dictionary

"high-pitched" in British English

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high-pitchedadjective

uk   us   /ˌhaɪˈpɪtʃt/

high-pitched adjective (VOICE)

A ​voice that is high-pitched is ​higher than ​usual.

high-pitched adjective (NOISE)

A high-pitched ​noise is high and sometimes also ​loud or ​unpleasant: the high-pitched ​scream of the ​firealarm
(Definition of high-pitched from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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high-pitchedadjective

 /ˈhɑɪˈpɪtʃt/
having a high and sometimes also ​loud or ​unpleasantsound: The ​combination of Pierce’s ​tenorsax and Roney’s high-pitched ​trumpet was ​exciting.
(Definition of high-pitched from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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