noun. ['kɔrˈnɛt'] a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves.
- brass instrument
- cornet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- cornette (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
Rhymes with Cornet
Sentences with cornet
1. Noun, singular or mass
He was highly respected by fellow musicians for his superior and highly lyrical cornet playing.