brass band

noun

Definition of brass band

  1. :  a band consisting chiefly or solely of brass and percussion instruments

1834

First Known Use of brass band

1834


BRASS BAND Defined for English Language Learners

brass band

noun

Definition of brass band for English Language Learners

  • : a band (such as a marching band or a military band) in which most of the musicians play brass instruments (such as trumpets and trombones)


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