Origin of cymbal
OTHER WORDS FROM cymbalcym·bal·er, cym·bal·eer, cym·bal·ist, nouncym·bal·like, adjective
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How to use cymbal in a sentence
You will hear the thump of kick drums more than might be expected from its 5-inch drivers, while high-end elements like cymbals stay crisp without sounding harsh.
Among the oldest known musical instruments are noise-makers—cymbals and tambourines.Your Brain Is Like Beethoven - Issue 107: The Edge|Jonathan Berger|October 27, 2021|Nautilus
On the high end, cymbal hits are crisp and the soprano stylings of Elizabeth Fraser of the Cocteau Twins sound great without being too sharp.Sennheiser IE 300 review: A new old-school approach to audio|Roberto Baldwin|September 8, 2021|Popular-Science
Only three drummers really speak to me in their cymbal work."This Film Was My Chance to Correct History": Questlove on Summer of Soul and the Oscars|Andrew R. Chow|June 28, 2021|Time
His neck is always craned, ears pricked, waiting for cymbal splash of Art happening.Geoff Dyer Takes on Andrei Tarkovsky’s Film ‘Stalker’ in ‘Zona’|Chris Wallace|February 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Heart and conscious were alike cultivated—not alone the sounding brass and tinkling cymbal.Historic Papers on the Causes of the Civil War|Mrs. Eugenia Dunlap Potts
Conch and cymbal, horn and trumpet spake forth music soft and sweet, In Virata's royal palace, in the peopled mart and street!Maha-bharata|Anonymous
That would certainly account for your bra—— Then, am I a cymbal too, Hilda?
Duchess in perspective though you be, you will own some day that these are but as a sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal.Jasper Lyle|Harriet Ward
That power is love, without which though we have all else we are but as "sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal."Sex=The Unknown Quantity|Ali Nomad