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  Definition of Trumpeter
  1. large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cry
  2. large gregarious forest-dwelling cranelike bird of South America having glossy black plumage and a loud prolonged cry; easily domesticated
  3. (formal) a person who announces important news; "the chieftain had a herald who announced his arrival with a trumpet"
  4. a musician who plays the trumpet or cornet
Similar Words: trumpeter swan, Cygnus buccinator, herald, cornetist

 

Hyponyms: Brazilian trumpeter, Psophia crepitans, bugler, Armstrong, Louis Armstrong, Satchmo, Gillespie, Dizzy Gillespie, John Birks Gillespie

 

Member Meronyms: Cygnus, genus Cygnus, Psophia, genus Psophia

 

Derivational Morphology: trumpet

 

 
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