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timbrel

play
noun tim·brel \ˈtim-brəl\

Definition of timbrel

  1. :  a small hand drum or tambourine

tim·brelled play \-brəld\ adjective


Origin of timbrel

diminutive of obsolete English timbre small drum, tambourine, from Middle English, from Anglo-French, drum


First Known Use: circa 1520

Rhymes with timbrel


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