To better see all uses of the word
Brave New World
please enable javascript.

Used In
Brave New World
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • …against this instrumental background, a much more than human voice began to warble; now throaty, now from the head, now hollow as a flute, now charged with yearning harmonics, it effortlessly passed from Gaspard’s Forster’s low record on the very frontiers of musical tone to a trilled bat-note high above the highest C to which (in 1770, at the Ducal opera of Parma, and to the astonishment of Mozart) Lucrezia Ajugari, alone of all the singers in history, once piercingly gave utterance.

  • There are no more uses of "opera" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She is a popular opera singer.
  • We’re going to the opera this evening.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading