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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A musical woodwind instrument.

Usage examples (38)
  • She was drawn to the beautiful sound of the oboe coming from the fire escape.
  • I mean, the oboe is a very piercing instrument, as you know.
  • If you learn the clarinet, then the oboe is a relatively easy transition.
  • The oboe is a representative type of the higher pitched double-reed instruments. for more
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