trumpet

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trumpet(
truhm
-
piht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (musical instrument)
a. la trompeta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I can play the trumpet, but I prefer playing the sax.Sé tocar la trompeta, pero prefiero tocar el saxo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to proclaim)
a. pregonar
He trumpeted the advantages of his products and convinced everybody of buying them.Pregonó las ventajas de sus productos y convenció a todos de comprarlos.
b. anunciar
"The winner is Al Pacino!", trumpeted the host."El ganador es ¡Al Pacino!", anunció el presentador.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (of an elephant)
a. barritar
The elephants started to trumpet when they saw a lion.Los elefantes comenzaron a barritar cuando vieron un león.
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trumpet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la trompeta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (fig)
a.
to blow one's own trumpetecharse flores
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (success, achievements)
a. pregonar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (elephant)
a. barritar
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
trumpet [ˈtrʌmpɪt]
noun
trompeta (f)
to blow one's own trumpet darse bombo
intransitive verb
[+elephant] bramar
transitive verb
(also trumpet forth) pregonar; anunciar (a son de trompeta)
modifier
trumpet blast trumpet call (n) trompetazo (m); clarinazo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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