Something shaped like a trumpet; esp., ear trumpet.
Other Word Forms of Trumpet
Origin of Trumpet
From Middle English trumpette, trompette (“trumpet") from Old French trompette (“trumpet"), diminutive of trompe (“horn, trump, trumpet"), from Frankish *trumpa, *trumba (“trumpet"). Akin to Old High German trumpa, trumba (“horn, trumpet"), Middle Dutch tromme (“drum"), Middle Low German trumme (“drum"). More at drum.
Middle English trumpette from Old French trompette diminutive of trompe horn from Old High German trumpa
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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