See also: Trombone and tromboné

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EnglishEdit

 
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A tenor trombone

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Italian trombone, from tromba +‎ -one(augmentative suffix).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌtrɒmˈbəʊn/, /trəmˈbəʊn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌtrɑmˈboʊn/, /trəmˈboʊn/
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NounEdit

trombone ‎(plural trombones)

  1. A musical instrument in the brass family, having a cylindrical bore, and usually a sliding tube (but sometimes piston valves, and rarely both). Most often refers to the tenor trombone, which is the most common type of trombone and has a fundamental tone of B♭ˌ (contra B♭).
    Jim plays the trombone very well.
    This trombone is very expensive.
  2. The common European bittern.

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NounEdit

trombone c ‎(plural trombones)

  1. (music) trombone

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tromba +‎ -one(augmentative suffix).

NounEdit

trombone m ‎(plural tromboni)

  1. (music) trombone
  2. an annoying and boring person, especially if arrogant, old or moralist

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NounEdit

trombone m ‎(definite singular trombonen, indefinite plural tromboner, definite plural trombonene)

  1. (music) a trombone

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NounEdit

trombone m ‎(definite singular trombonen, indefinite plural trombonar, definite plural trombonane)

  1. (music) a trombone

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Italian trombone.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

trombone m (plural trombones)

  1. (music) trombone (a musical instrument in the brass family)