a trumpet call used as a signal for ceremonial entrances and exits in Elizabethan drama
Origin of sennetprobably via Anglo-French from Old French senet, variant, variety of signet: see signet
A call on a trumpet or cornet signaling the ceremonial exits and entrances of actors in Elizabethan drama.
Origin of sennetPerhaps variant of signet
Either of two small barracudas (Sphyraena borealis or S. picudilla) of the western Atlantic.
Origin of sennetOrigin unknown
Probably an alteration of the obsolete signet, 'signal'.