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Practise gliding in the form of inflection, or slide, from one extreme of pitch to another.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The lady in black was reading her morning devotions on the porch of a neighboring bathhouse.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
What the ear hears is the fundamental pitch only; the overtones harmonize with the primary or fundamental tone, and enrich it.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
It will be remembered that pitch depends upon the rapidity of the sound waves or vibrations.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The medium pitch expresses warmth, emotion, and the heart qualities.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The high pitch represents mentality, the esthetic phases of beauty, and much brilliancy.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The lady in black, creeping behind them, looked a trifle paler and more jaded than usual.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A little black girl sat on the floor, and with her hands worked the treadle of the machine.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Under the long lashes of low lids a pair of eyes black and insolent set off the haughty lines of her scarlet lips.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PITCH-BLACK

  • atramentous
  • brunet
  • charcoal
  • clouded
  • coal
  • dingy
  • dusky
  • ebon
  • ebony
  • inklike
  • inky
  • jet
  • jetty
  • livid
  • melanoid
  • murky
  • obsidian
  • piceous
  • pitch
  • pitch-black
  • pitch-dark
  • pitchy
  • raven
  • sable
  • shadowy
  • slate
  • sloe
  • somber
  • sombre
  • sooty
  • starless
  • stygian
  • swart
  • swarthy
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