Percussion instrument - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Percussion instrument.

ANVIL
COWBELL
CYMBAL
DRUM
GLOCKENSPIEL
GONG
MARIMBA
TAM-TAM
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ANVIL
  1. a heavy block of iron or steel on which hot metals are shaped by hammering
  2. the ossicle between the malleus and the stapes
COWBELL
  1. a bell hung around the neck of cow so that the cow can be easily located
CYMBAL
  1. a percussion instrument consisting of a concave brass disk; makes a loud crashing sound when hit with a drumstick or when two are struck together
DRUM
  1. make a rhythmic sound; "Rain drummed against the windshield"; "The drums beat all night"
  2. small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise
  3. a hollow cast-iron cylinder attached to the wheel that forms part of the brakes
  4. a musical percussion instrument; usually consists of a hollow cylinder with a membrane stretched across each end
  5. a cylindrical metal container used for shipping or storage of liquids
  6. the sound of a drum; "he could hear the drums before he heard the fifes"
  7. a bulging cylindrical shape; hollow with flat ends
  8. study intensively, as before an exam; "I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam"
  9. play a percussion instrument
GLOCKENSPIEL
  1. a percussion instrument consisting of a set of graduated metal bars mounted on a frame and played with small hammers
GONG
  1. a percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick
  2. sound a gong
  3. a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument
MARIMBA
  1. a percussion instrument with wooden bars tuned to produce a chromatic scale and with resonators; played with small mallets
TAM-TAM
  1. a percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick
Clue Database Last Updated: 16/08/2018 9:00am

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