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1. drum

noun. ['ˈdrʌm'] a musical percussion instrument; usually consists of a hollow cylinder with a membrane stretched across each end.

Synonyms

  • tom-tom
  • drumhead
  • tambour
  • percussive instrument
  • tenor drum
  • head
  • bongo
  • tabor
  • tambourine
  • timbrel
  • snare drum
  • membranophone
  • bongo drum
  • snare
  • tabour
  • gran casa
  • side drum
  • bass drum
  • percussion instrument

Antonyms

  • boneless
  • fall
  • lower
  • underdress

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Words that Rhyme with Bass Drum

  • mccrumb
  • mccrum
  • deblum
  • ancrum
  • succumb
  • strum
  • hohum
  • exum
  • become
  • baucum
  • swum
  • stumm
  • stum
  • slum
  • shrum
  • sharum
  • scum
  • schrum
  • plumb
  • plum
  • pflum
  • narum
  • krumme
  • krumm
  • krum
  • klumb
  • grum
  • glum
  • frum
  • from

2. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lowest part of the musical range.

Antonyms

  • wholly

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

3. drum

noun. ['ˈdrʌm'] the sound of a drum.

Antonyms

  • go to bed

4. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lowest part in polyphonic music.

Synonyms

  • part
  • ground bass
  • figured bass
  • thorough bass
  • voice
  • basso continuo
  • continuo

Antonyms

  • horizontal
  • vertical
  • fathomable
  • shallow

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

5. drum

verb. ['ˈdrʌm'] play a percussion instrument.

Antonyms

  • ride

6. drum

verb. ['ˈdrʌm'] make a rhythmic sound.

Synonyms

  • go
  • sound
  • thrum

Antonyms

  • go
  • stay in place
  • rise
  • precede

7. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] nontechnical name for any of numerous edible marine and freshwater spiny-finned fishes.

Synonyms

  • percoidean
  • percoid fish
  • freshwater bass

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning
  • join

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

8. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments.

Synonyms

  • bombardon
  • musical instrument
  • instrument
  • bombard
  • bass fiddle
  • bull fiddle
  • string bass
  • bass guitar
  • bass viol
  • double bass
  • sousaphone
  • contrabass
  • bass horn

Antonyms

  • attach
  • stay
  • unify
  • arrive

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

9. drum

noun. ['ˈdrʌm'] small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise.

Synonyms

  • Sciaenops ocellatus
  • drumfish
  • channel bass
  • mademoiselle
  • sciaenid
  • red drum
  • silver perch
  • Bairdiella chrysoura
  • striped drum
  • redfish
  • Equetus pulcher
  • jackknife-fish
  • sciaenid fish

Antonyms

  • undock
  • follower
  • natural depression
  • follow

10. bass

noun. ['ˈbæs, ˈbeɪs'] the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae.

Synonyms

  • striper
  • striped bass
  • sea bass

Antonyms

  • mild
  • narrow
  • superficial
  • close

Etymology

  • basso (Italian)
  • bassus (Latin)

Example sentences of the word bass-drum


1. Noun Phrase
The large portion of the striking area makes a sound similar to a bass drum, while the top edge of the striking area utilizes the internal snares to make a higher-pitched sound similar to a snare drum.

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