Definition of Fanfares

1. Noun. (plural of fanfare) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fanfares

1. fanfare [n] - See also: fanfare

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fanfares

fandub
fandubbed
fandubber
fandubbing
fandubbings
fandubs
fane
fanega
fanegada
fanegadas
fanegas
fanes
fanfare
fanfared
fanfarelike
fanfares (current term)
fanfaring
fanfaron
fanfaronade
fanfaronades
fanfarons
fanfest
fanfests
fanfic
fanfics
fanfiction
fanfold
fanfolded
fanfolding
fanfolds

Literary usage of Fanfares

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1. L'oncle Sam en France: Lecture, Conversation, Composition by Léopold Napoléon Cardon (1920)
"... fanfares. Elles jouent la Marseillaise et l'hymne américain que les Français appellent le «Drapeau étoilé.» Les oncles Sam, dans les rues, sont entourés ..."

2. Dwight's Journal of Music: A Paper of Art and Literature by John Sullivan Dwight (1877)
"On all sides resound the noise of boating drums, the echoes of blatant fanfares, and the songs of hundreds upon hundreds of ..."

3. A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1880) by George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland (1880)
"(2) fanfares, of which there is one for eich animal, and several for the stag, ... Of fanfares there are the Roi/ale, sounded for a stag often points ..."

4. Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians by George Grove (1910)
"They were used for signalling during the progress of the chase, and for playing merry fanfares and other pieces when the huntsmen took their meal in the ..."

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