Results for sackbut

Definitions of sackbut:

part of speech: noun

A kind of trombone; a kind of trumpet drawn out or shortened by means of sliders, used as a bass in concerts; a kind of harp or lyre.

part of speech: noun

The name of the trombone when first brought to England: ( B.) a kind of lyre or stringed instrument.

Usage examples for sackbut:

alphabet filter

Word of the day

velvety

Soft like velvet to the touch; soft and even in sound; as, a velvety tone. ...

Popular definitions