set of pipes

set of pipes

Fig. a very loud voice; a good singing voice. She has a nice set of pipes. With a set of pipes like that, she's a winner.
See also: of, pipe, set

set of pipes

n. a very loud voice; a singing voice. With a set of pipes like that, she’s a winner.
See also: of, pipe, set
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Tenders are invited for Set Of Pipes For Elgi Make Air Compressor Type Trc-1000 Mn Comprising Of 05 Items 05 Nos.
He added: "A basic set of pipes costs around PS700 so at PS12.
Sara itself was a highlight, and while Nicks can no longer hit the high notes on tunes such as Rhiannon (Buckingham largely did that for her), she remains a captivating performer with a great set of pipes, gloriously exemplified on Landslide, Silver Springs and new - but old - song Without You.
The talented piper had decided he wanted to get a new set of pipes to give him a better chance when he enters competitions.
As promised her during the season, Kazem has stayed true to his word and is helping out Yosra with music business know-how and impressive set of pipes.
Competition in water would mean each water company laying its own set of pipes into every other area of Britain, which is nonsensical.
A Cheryl Cole mini-me she may have been, but there's no denying she's the owner of a pretty impressive set of pipes - albeit one prone to those annoying "why sing one note when 14 will do?
12 Former American Idol brings her impressive set of pipes to the CIA for one night.
I knew I had a set of pipes and that would get me a f*** long way.
which is why I wove a set of pipes from broken reeds
A meticulous individual, he kept a record of every transaction he made and a maintenance log of each set of pipes he produced or purchased, and he backed it all up with research and the gathering of historical material on the bagpipes.
The next step, after they banned him, was that we bought a small set of pipes, butt he neighbour complained about that and did not want any musical instrument played at all," she said.
I just pulled out a spare set of pipes from my rucksack and carried on playing.
Many of the tracks remind us of other awesome female artists, such as Liz Phair and Sheryl Crow, but Keri is chock-full of her own unique flair and has quite a set of pipes to boot.
Marissa Jaret Winokur, who stops the show in Broadway's musical ``Hairspray,'' stars as Becca Wasserman, a short, stout woman with a good set of pipes, a fiance (Mark Consuelos) who loves every pound of her, and an overbearing mother (Fran Drescher).