a large, edible fish, Sciaenops ocellatus, living in waters off the Atlantic coast of the United States: noted for the drumming sound made by the males when spawning.
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How to use red drum in a sentence
The boiler, a great red drum of rust, stood directly in front of her.The Purple Flame | Roy J. Snell
The little red drum was put back into the bed, and the Brownie tried another big one.Childhood's Favorites and Fairy Stories | Various
The Brownie took up a little red drum, and gave it a thump with a drum stick.Childhood's Favorites and Fairy Stories | Various