English base upright

Dictionary entry: upright
  • DearPrudence

    Dépêche Mod (AL mod)
    Dictionary Editor
    IdF
    French (lower Normandy)
    Bonsoir, Samuel Semet, et merci pour votre suggestion :)

    Je transmets à la base anglaise pour voir s'ils voudraient ajouter ce terme.
    contrebasse - traduction - Dictionnaire Français-Anglais WordReference.com
    contrebasse nf(instrument à archet) (instrument)double bass n
    (instrument)upright bass, stand-up bass n
    La contrebasse est l'instrument le plus grave des instruments à cordes.
    The double bass is the lowest-pitched of the stringed instruments.
     

    DrD

    Senior Member
    Dictionary Editor
    England English
    Hello,

    Thank you for your message. It looks as though upright bass is an alternative term for a double-bass, so I have added it as an alternative to that entry, along with stand-up bass. These changes will appear the next time the dictionary is updated.
     
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