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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : the cornet of horse
  • And my dad was buying me a cornet, which is sort of like a trumpet.
  • He would be content with the little one, the what-you-call cornet; and -- don't you see? '
  • The cornet was his own, and he presented the drum to King, and the tambourine to Marjorie. for more
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  • The "cornet" (musical instrument similar to a trumpet) player wore a "coronet" (a tiny crown) for the parade.
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