breathiness definition

  • noun:
    • The state or top-notch being breathy.
    • The result or product to be breathy.
    • In a vocal or similar noise, their state, quality, or effect caused by an escape of unvocalized atmosphere using sound proper, like in awkward vocalization, apprehension or terror, whispering, etc.: often equivalent to wheeziness, which, however, is usually applied to mechanical sounds, on a poor organ tone.

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