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Trumpeter

Trumpeter Meaning & Definition
Trumpeter Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Trumpeter?

[n] large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cry
[n] large gregarious forest-dwelling cranelike bird of South America having glossy black plumage and a loud prolonged cry; easily domesticated
[n] (formal) a person who announces important news; "the chieftain had a herald who announced his arrival with a trumpet"
[n] a musician who plays the trumpet or cornet

Synonyms | Synonyms for Trumpeter: cornetist | Cygnus buccinator | herald | trumpeter swan

Related Terms | Find terms related to Trumpeter:

See Also | Armstrong | Brazilian trumpeter | bugler | courier | Cygnus | Dizzy Gillespie | genus Cygnus | genus Psophia | Gillespie | instrumentalist | John Birks Gillespie | Louis Armstrong | messenger | musician | player | Psophia | Psophia crepitans | Satchmo | swan | wader | wading bird

Trumpeter In Webster's Dictionary

\Trump"et*er\, n. 1. One who sounds a trumpet. 2. One who proclaims, publishes, or denounces. These men are good trumpeters. --Bacon. 3. (Zo["o]l.) (a) Any one of several species of long-legged South American birds of the genus {Psophia}, especially {P. crepitans}, which is abundant, and often domesticated and kept with other poultry by the natives. They are allied to the cranes. So called from their loud cry. Called also {agami}, and {yakamik}. (b) A variety of the domestic pigeon. (c) An American swan ({Olor buccinator}) which has a very loud note. 4. (Zo["o]l.) A large edible fish ({Latris hecateia}) of the family {Cirrhitid[ae]}, native of Tasmania and New Zealand. It sometimes weighs as much as fifty or sixty pounds, and is highly esteemed as a food fish.

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