Sentence Examples


  • But the roll of the drums did not make the looting soldiers run in the direction of the drum as formerly, but made them, on the contrary, run farther away.
  • The drum of hooves jerked her attention back to the barn.
  • The big drum, cymbals and triangle, was used by Haydn in his Military Symphony, and Mozart in his Entfilhrung, for reasons of "local colour"; it appears as an extreme means of climax in the finale of Beethoven's 9th symphony.
  • Thick at the drum end, and weighs 18 tons.
  • Nigdeh; basalt drum or altar with incised inscription.