Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Date: 1700-1800
Language: French

fanfare

noun
     
Related topics: Music
fan‧fare
1 [countable]APM a short loud piece of music played on a trumpet to introduce an important person or event
2 [uncountable] a lot of activity, advertising, or discussion relating to an event:
The deal was announced with much fanfare.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary