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  Definition of Horn
  1. one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates
  2. any outgrowth from the head of an organism that resembles a horn
  3. a device on an automobile for making a warning noise
  4. a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves
  5. a brass musical instrument consisting of a conical tube that is coiled into a spiral and played by means of valves
  6. an alarm device that makes a loud warning sound
  7. a high pommel of a Western saddle (usually metal covered with leather)
  8. a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it
  9. a noise made by the driver of an automobile to give warning;
  10. the material (mostly keratin) that covers the horns of ungulates and forms hooves and claws and nails
  11. stab or pierce with a horn or tusk; "the rhino horned the explorer"
Similar Words: automobile horn, car horn, motor horn, hooter, cornet, trumpet, trump, French horn, saddle horn, tusk

 

Hyponyms: antler, serpent, air horn, foghorn, klaxon, claxon, shofar, shophar, whalebone, baleen, tortoiseshell

 

Part Meronyms: ram, tup, goat, caprine animal, bull, car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar, stock saddle, Western saddle

 

Derivational Morphology: tusk, hoot, trump, trumpet, ivory

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: bri   Bulgarian: рог and рогово вещество  
Catalan: banya and clàxon   Croatian: rog  
Dutch: hoorn and horen and toeter   Esperanto: korno  
Estonian: sarv   Finnish: sarvi and torvi  
French: cor and corne and klaxon   German: Horn and Hupe and Waldhorn  
Greek: κόρνα and κέρας and κερατίνη   Hungarian: kürt and szarv  
Indonesian: klakson   Italian: clacson and corno  
Korean:   Polish: klakson and róg and tuba  
Portuguese: buzina and chifre and corno   Romanian: corn  
Russian: рог and рожок   Slovene: rog and roževina  
Spanish: bocina and cuerno and queratina and viento   Swedish: horn and tuta  
Telugu: కొమ్ము and బూర   Ukrainian: ріг and сирена  
 
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