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1. flute

noun. ['ˈfluːt'] a high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown.

Synonyms

  • transverse flute
  • piccolo
  • woodwind
  • fife
  • nose flute
  • wood

Antonyms

  • take away
  • unfold

Etymology

  • fleüte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • flaut (Old Provençal (to 1500))

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Rhymes with Flute

  • disrepute
  • subacute
  • undilute
  • grassroot
  • dispute
  • compute
  • absolut
  • zoot-suit
  • repute
  • refute
  • recruit
  • permute
  • minute
  • impute
  • degroote
  • commute
  • uproot
  • stroot
  • salute
  • reroute
  • pursuit
  • pollute
  • macoute
  • hirsute
  • enroute
  • dilute
  • caillouet
  • cahouet
  • cahoot
  • beirut

How do you pronounce flute?

Pronounce flute as flut.

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Sentences with flute


1. Noun, singular or mass
Add a tin pipe flute and a washboard and you have a real folk band.

Quotes about flute


1. A craftsman pulled a reed from the reedbed,cut holes in it, and called it a human being.Since then, it's been wailing a tender agonyof parting, never mentioning the skillthat gave it life as a flute
- Rumi

2. flute

noun. ['ˈfluːt'] a groove or furrow in cloth etc (particularly a shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column).

Synonyms

  • channel
  • fluting

Etymology

  • fleüte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • flaut (Old Provençal (to 1500))

3. flute

verb. ['ˈfluːt'] form flutes in.

Synonyms

  • crimp

Etymology

  • fleüte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • flaut (Old Provençal (to 1500))

4. flute

noun. ['ˈfluːt'] a tall narrow wineglass.

Synonyms

  • champagne flute
  • wineglass

Etymology

  • fleüte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • flaut (Old Provençal (to 1500))
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