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falsetto
used in The Brothers Karamazov

2 uses
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Definition
a male voice that is artificially high — usually while singing
  • A man's voice suddenly began singing in a sugary falsetto, accompanying himself on the guitar: With invincible force I am bound to my dear.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (15% in)
  • After a moment's silence the guitar tinkled again, and he sang again in the same falsetto: Whatever you may say, I shall go far away.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (18% in)

There are no more uses of "falsetto" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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