English version

drum-roll in Music topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdrum-rollˈdrum-roll noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 APMCELEBRATEa quick continuous beating of a drum, used especially to introduce an important event
Examples from the Corpus
drum-rollVery light, very hurried steps, but the bare, glossy wood turned them into a muffled drum-roll.