couac

noun
\ ˈkwak, ˈkwäk \
plural -s

Definition of couac

: the strident tone sometimes produced by a reed instrument when the reed is out of order or when the instrument is blown incorrectly

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History and Etymology for couac

French, of imitative origin

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“Couac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/couac. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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