an Asian musical instrument of the lute family having a small, round body and a long neck.
an instrument with a long neck, four strings, and no frets, used in Indian music to provide a drone
noun, plural tambourins [tam-boo-rinz; French tahn-boo-ran] /ˈtæm bʊ rɪnz; French tɑ̃ bʊˈrɛ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. a long narrow drum of Provence. 2. an old Provençal dance in duple meter, accompanied by a drone bass or by a steady drumbeat. 3. the music for this dance. noun 1. an 18th-century Provençal folk dance 2. a piece […]
noun 1. a small drum consisting of a circular frame with a skin stretched over it and several pairs of metal jingles attached to the frame, played by striking with the knuckles, shaking, and the like. noun 1. (music) a percussion instrument consisting of a single drumhead of skin stretched over a circular wooden frame […]
- Tambour sound
tambour sound tam·bour sound (tām’bur’, tām-bur’) n. A heart sound, usually the aortic- or pulmonic-valve closure sound when it has a booming and ringing quality like that of a drum.
noun 1. a city, in the Russian Federation in Europe, SE of Moscow. noun 1. an industrial city in W Russia: founded in 1636 as a Muscovite fort; a major engineering centre. Pop: 293 000 (2005 est)