Examples of brass in a Sentence
a candlestick made of brass
The whole orchestra—the strings, percussion, woodwinds, and brass—began to play.
The brasses began to play.
polishing the brass and the silver
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Beijing's top military brass has hinted at even closer cooperation between the two countries.
But, if confirmed, the move could suggest a direct intervention by Kim to remove military brass possibly at odds with his outreach to the United States and its ally, South Korea.
So South Korea’s military brass felt the need to issue a response over the golf course proposed for the defense university, south of Seoul.
Their top brass acted more like orchestra conductors than military commanders or corporate CEOs.
The system, according to officials, allows top brass to more effectively deploy troopers and keep tabs on them.
The same questions being asked of Zuckerberg—whether his company is a monopoly that’s sacrificing privacy for profits—could be asked of Google’s top brass.
Many of the latter, including military top brass, have been purged.
Huma email horror returns to haunt FBI brass, in IG report on Clinton case.
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audaciousness, audacity, brashness, brassiness, brazenness, cheek, cheekiness, chutzpah (also chutzpa), crust, effrontery, face, gall, nerve, nerviness, pertness, presumption, presumptuousness, sauce, sauciness, temerity;
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