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Trumpet vs. Loudspeaker

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Trumpetnoun

(musical instrument) A musical instrument of the brass family, generally tuned to the key of B-flat; by extension, any type of lip-vibrated aerophone, most often valveless and not chromatic.

‘The royal herald sounded a trumpet to announce their arrival.’;

Loudspeakernoun

An electromechanical transducer that converts an electrical signal into audible sound.

Trumpetnoun

In an orchestra or other musical group, a musician that plays the trumpet.

‘The trumpets were assigned to stand at the rear of the orchestra pit.’;

Loudspeakernoun

An encasing containing one or more loudspeaker devices and usually other electrical equipment such as a driver.

Trumpetnoun

The cry of an elephant.

‘The large bull gave a basso trumpet as he charged the hunters.’;

Loudspeakernoun

A device which converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance, usually outdoors; it is used to amplify or transmit over a distance speech from a person, who is typically speaking into a microphone. Sometimes it is used to play recorded speech or music.

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Trumpetnoun

(figurative) One who praises, or propagates praise, or is the instrument of propagating it.

Loudspeakernoun

electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance

Trumpetnoun

A funnel, or short flaring pipe, used as a guide or conductor, as for yarn in a knitting machine.

Loudspeaker

A loudspeaker (or speaker driver, or most frequently just speaker) is an electroacoustic transducer, that is, a device that converts an electrical audio signal into a corresponding sound. A speaker system, also often simply referred to as a or , comprises one or more such speaker drivers (above definition), an enclosure, and electrical connections possibly including a crossover network.

‘speaker’; ‘loudspeaker’;

Trumpetnoun

A kind of traffic interchange involving at least one loop ramp connecting traffic either entering or leaving the terminating expressway with the far lanes of the continuous highway.

Trumpetverb

(intransitive) To sound loudly, be amplified

‘The music trumpeted from the speakers, hurting my ears.’;

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Trumpetverb

(intransitive) To play the trumpet.

‘Cedric made a living trumpeting for the change of passersby in the subway.’;

Trumpetverb

(intransitive) Of an elephant, to make its cry.

‘The circus trainer cracked the whip, signaling the elephant to trumpet.’;

Trumpetverb

(transitive) To proclaim loudly; to promote enthusiastically

‘Andy trumpeted Jane's secret across the school, much to her embarrassment.''’;

Trumpetnoun

A wind instrument of great antiquity, much used in war and military exercises, and of great value in the orchestra. In consists of a long metallic tube, curved (once or twice) into a convenient shape, and ending in a bell. Its scale in the lower octaves is limited to the first natural harmonics; but there are modern trumpets capable, by means of valves or pistons, of producing every tone within their compass, although at the expense of the true ringing quality of tone.

‘The trumpet's loud clangorExcites us to arms.’;

Trumpetnoun

A trumpeter.

Trumpetnoun

One who praises, or propagates praise, or is the instrument of propagating it.

‘That great politician was pleased to have the greatest wit of those times . . . to be the trumpet of his praises.’;

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Trumpetnoun

A funnel, or short, fiaring pipe, used as a guide or conductor, as for yarn in a knitting machine.

Trumpetverb

To publish by, or as by, sound of trumpet; to noise abroad; to proclaim; as, to trumpet good tidings.

‘They did nothing but publish and trumpet all the reproaches they could devise against the Irish.’;

Trumpetverb

To sound loudly, or with a tone like a trumpet; to utter a trumplike cry.

Trumpetnoun

a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves

Trumpetverb

proclaim on, or as if on, a trumpet;

‘Liberals like to trumpet their opposition to the death penalty’;

Trumpetverb

play or blow on the trumpet

Trumpetverb

utter in trumpet-like sounds;

‘Elephants are trumpeting’;

Trumpet

The trumpet is a brass instrument commonly used in classical and jazz ensembles. The trumpet group ranges from the piccolo trumpet with the highest register in the brass family, to the bass trumpet, which is pitched one octave below the standard B♭ or C Trumpet.

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