A falsetto is a type of singing voice that is high-pitched and often artificial. It's usually used to sing opera or musical theater songs.

  • He used his falsetto to sing the song in a very dramatic way.

  • She used her falsetto to sing the song in a very highpitched tone.

Definition of falsetto


a male singing voice with artificially high tones in an upper register


artificially high; above the normal voice range

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Example Sentences for falsetto

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    The pages in question are falsetto register and falsetto.

  • 2

    In the case of falsetto I added the info to falsetto.

  • 3

    Except for that song in falsetto.

  • 4

    Its not a falsetto it's a scream.

  • 5

    He speaks with a falsetto voice.

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    Maye sang in a tenor and falsetto.

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    The song is sung in a light falsetto.

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    It slides smoothly into a startling falsetto that's used very daringly .

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    Both men and women can phonate in the falsetto register.

  • 10

    The falsetto voice is probably a part of his androgynous style.