What is another word for basset?

534 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ bˈasɛt], [ bˈasɛt], [ b_ˈa_s_ɛ_t]

Basset refers to a breed of dog that is known for its short legs and long body. The term is also commonly used to describe a type of musical instrument. Synonyms for basset include hound, beagle, bloodhound, and dachshund. In the context of music, synonyms for basset include bassoon, oboe, and viola da gamba. Another meaning of basset is a game of chance that is played with cards, and synonyms for this include faro and pharaoh. In everyday language, the word basset can be used to refer to anything that is low to the ground, such as a basset sofa or basset furniture.

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    • Equivalence

      • Proper noun, singular
        BASET.
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      • Proper noun, singular
        Bassett, basit.

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    Usage examples for Basset

    Aunt Plumy glanced at Ruth as she spoke, and a sudden color in the girl's cheeks proved that the words hit certain ambitious fancies of this pretty daughter of the house of basset.
    "Kitty's Class Day And Other Stories"
    Louisa M. Alcott
    123 basset, Philip, ii.
    "History of the English People, Index"
    John Richard Green
    66 basset, Thomas, i.
    "History of the English People, Index"
    John Richard Green

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