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quaver

Music a note having the time value of an eighth of a semibreve
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The first chick, born on Easter Sunday, was named Wotsit, followed by Quaver on Sunday, Frazzle on Monday and Cheeto, who was born on Tuesday.
6) Quavers in triplets correspond to two-thirds of the value of a normal quaver.
There are talking composer statues, other kids and lots of clever characters to assist Quaver in his musical adventures.
a sound that trembles or is unsteady <My voice was a little too loud and there was a distinct quaver in it .
Whether he is providing a quaver in his voice for an octogenarian woman, Kate's Londonish tones, the university accents of Dalgliesh, or Sergeant Benton-Smith, he manages it all and keeps things moving.
Donohue: In the past year, my voice began to quaver.
A quaver in her voice, buttressed by our understanding that her preferred links to the outside world are showing their age as much as she is, gives the oration an elegiac tone.
He is a tuneful and inventive guitarist with a delightful vocal quaver, and his styles of roots rock, pop, gospel, and soul are all expertly executed.
Because it's so light and sweet, her carefully modulated nasal quaver can seem deceptively small and unimpressive until you pay a little closer attention to just how she's dipping and gliding across registers or sliding into blue notes, for instance.
Rosie Jones, nine, and her dog, Quaver, were among the winners and came third in the "Dog most like its owner" category, while Matthew Mair, of Widnes, was pleased with wins by his dog, Monty, for Best in Show and Best Condition.
You can love music without understanding the difference between a crotchet and a quaver, a chord or a scale.