Sea trumpet - () A great blackish seaweed of the Southern Ocean, having a
hollow and expanding stem and a pinnate frond, sometimes twenty feet
Sea trumpet - () Any large marine univalve shell of the genus Triton. See
Strumpet - (n.) A prostitute; a harlot.
Strumpet - (a.) Of or pertaining to a strumpet; characteristic of a
Strumpet - (v. t.) To debauch.
Strumpet - (v. t.) To dishonor with the reputation of being a strumpet;
hence, to belie; to slander.
Trumped - (imp. & p. p.) of Trump
Trumping - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Trump
Trumpery - (n.) Deceit; fraud.
Trumpery - (n.) Something serving to deceive by false show or pretense;
falsehood; deceit; worthless but showy matter; hence, things worn out
and of no value; rubbish.
Trumpery - (a.) Worthless or deceptive in character.
Trumpet - (n.) A wind instrument of great antiquity, much used in war and
military exercises, and of great value in the orchestra. In consists of
a long metallic tube, curved (once or twice) into a convenient shape,
and ending in a bell. Its scale in the lower octaves is limited to the
first natural harmonics; but there are modern trumpets capable, by
means of valves or pistons, of producing every tone within their
compass, although at the expense of the true ringing quality of tone.
Trumpet - (n.) A trumpeter.
Trumpet - (n.) One who praises, or propagates praise, or is the
instrument of propagating it.
Trumpet - (n.) A funnel, or short, fiaring pipe, used as a guide or
conductor, as for yarn in a knitting machine.
Trumpeted - (imp. & p. p.) of Trumpet
Trumpeting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Trumpet
Trumpet - (v. t.) To publish by, or as by, sound of trumpet; to noise
abroad; to proclaim; as, to trumpet good tidings.
Trumpet - (v. i.) To sound loudly, or with a tone like a trumpet; to
utter a trumplike cry.
Trumpeter - (n.) One who sounds a trumpet.
Trumpeter - (n.) One who proclaims, publishes, or denounces.
Trumpeter - (n.) 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.
Trumpeter - (n.) A variety of the domestic pigeon.
Trumpeter - (n.) An American swan (Olor buccinator) which has a very loud
Trumpeter - (n.) A large edible fish (Latris hecateia) of the family
Cirrhitidae, native of Tasmania and New Zealand. It sometimes weighs as
much as fifty or sixty pounds, and is highly esteemed as a food fish.
Trumpeting - (n.) A channel cut behind the brick lining of a shaft.
Trumpets - (n. pl.) A plant (Sarracenia flava) with long, hollow leaves.
Trumpet-shaped - (a.) Tubular with one end dilated, as the flower of the
Trumpet-tongued - (a.) Having a powerful, far-reaching voice or speech.
Trumpetweed - (n.) An herbaceous composite plant (Eupatorium purpureum),
often having hollow stems, and bearing purplish flowers in small
Trumpetweed - (n.) The sea trumpet.
Trumpetwood - (n.) A tropical American tree (Cecropia peltata) of the
Breadfruit family, having hollow stems, which are used for wind
instruments; -- called also snakewood, and trumpet tree.
Trumpie - (n.) The Richardson's skua (Stercorarius parasiticus).
Trumplike - (a.) Resembling a trumpet, esp. in sound; as, a trumplike