Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Topic: TEXTURES, SOUNDS

Date: 1800-1900
Language: French
Origin: Old French, 'drum, bell', from Greek tympanon; TIMPANI

timbre

noun
     
tim‧bre [uncountable and countable]
CS formal the quality of the sound made by a particular instrument or voice
Word of the Day
The TEXTURES, SOUNDS
Word of the Day is:

Other related topics