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trumpets, plural;
  1. Play a trumpet
    • - figures of two trumpeting angels
  2. Make a loud, penetrating sound resembling that of a trumpet
    • - wild elephants trumpeting in the bush
  3. Proclaim widely or loudly
    • - the press trumpeted another defeat for the government
  1. A brass musical instrument with a flared bell and a bright, penetrating tone. The modern instrument has the tubing looped to form a straight-sided coil, with three valves

  2. An organ reed stop with a quality resembling that of a trumpet

  3. Something shaped like a trumpet, esp. the tubular corona of a daffodil flower

  4. A sound resembling that of a trumpet, esp. the loud cry of an elephant

  5. A North American pitcher plant

  1. cornet: a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves
  2. proclaim on, or as if on, a trumpet; "Liberals like to trumpet their opposition to the death penalty"
  3. play or blow on the trumpet
  4. utter in trumpet-like sounds; "Elephants are trumpeting"
  5. (trumpeter) herald: (formal) a person who announces important news; "the chieftain had a herald who announced his arrival with a trumpet"
  6. (trumpeter) large gregarious crane-like bird of the forests of South America having glossy black plumage and a loud prolonged cry; easily domesticated
  7. The trumpet is the musical instrument with the highest register in the brass family.Trumpets are among the oldest musical instruments, dating back to at least 1500 BCE. ...
  8. In the field of road transport, an interchange is a road junction that typically uses grade separation, and one or more ramps, to permit traffic on at least one highway to pass through the junction without directly crossing any other traffic stream. ...
  9. Trumpet is a novel by Scottish author and poet Jackie Kay. She has two published collections of poetry: Other Lovers and The Adoption of Papers. Other Lovers won the Somerset Maugham Award in 1994. She currently resides in England. ...
  10. TRUMPET (also known as JEROBOAM), called Advanced Jumpseat by some observers, is reportedly a codename for a series of ELINT reconnaissance satellites launched by the United States during the 1990s to replace the Jumpseat satellites. ...
  11. Ten Minutes Older is a 2002 film project consisting of two compilation feature films entitled The Trumpet and The Cello. The project was conceived by the producer Nicolas McClintock as a reflection on the theme of time at the turn of the Millennium. ...
  12. (Trumpeter (bird)) The trumpeters are a small family of birds restricted to the forests of the Amazon and Orinoco basins in South America. They are named for the trumpeting or cackling threat call of the males. ...
  13. (Trumpets) An abbreviated name for the Feast of Trumpets; This is to be the day Christ returns in His Second Coming, even though no one knows the day or the hour; also, the Feast of Trumpets picturing the return of Christ, a time of year before which many evangelists and prominent CoG luminaries ...
  14. (Trumpets) Wolfgang Basch | David Tasa | Markus Bebek | Wolfgang Guggenberger | Dominik Ring
  15. (Trumpets) are made of either cardboard or aluminum.  The trumpet is cone-shaped and is made into three seperate parts.  The trumpet is used in levitation and direct voice phenomena.
  16. (Trumpets) breathing tubes through which mosquito pupae breathe
  17. To dream of a trumpet, denotes that something of unusual interest is about to befall you. To blow a trumpet, signifies that you will gain your wishes.
  18. An instrument that is designed to make a band sound better. The idea is that if the trumpets play loud enough, you can't hear the rest of the band, so only the trumpets' mistakes are heard, not everyone else's.
  19. A conical tube (often luminous) used in seances to produce direct voice communication.
  20. A brass instrument consisting of a fairly complex network of curved piping. Valves control the effective length of the tubing, and thus the pitch. The instrument is pitched higher than the trombone.
  21. A three-way interchange with no crossing movements, featuring one 270-degree loop ramp opposite the terminating roadway, and a semidirectional ramp following the loop to the outside. See the Trumpet page.
  22. This dramatic style hugs the body until the top of the thighs or knees, where it gives way to a dramatic low flare of a skirt; also known as Mermaid or Fish-Tail style, depending on where the skirt flares out.
  23. Arabic sur . According to the Qur'an, Surah xxix. 68, the trumpet at the Day of Resurrection shall be blown twice. "The trumpet shall be blown (first), and those who are in the heavens and in the earth shall swoon (or die), save whom God pleases. Then it shall be blown again and, lo! ...
  24. Leaf type. Describes an African Violet leaf which is deeply spooned.
  25. A musical instrument which in the mouth of Gabriel will bring life for the eternal undoing all Shylocks, officeholders, editorial writers, landlords, and professional epigrammatists.