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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small hand drum similar to a tambourine.

Usage examples (33)
  • Their sackbut was something like a bagpipe; the timbrel was a tambourine; and the dulcimer, a horizontal harp with wire strings, and struck with a stick like the psaltery. "
  • With timbrel she led the daughters of Israel in the dance.
  • And the timbrel so clear, and the lute with dulcet string;
  • Praise him with timbrel and choir: praise him with strings and organs. for more
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