crash cymbal


Definition of crash cymbal

: a suspended cymbal that is struck with a drumstick to provide loud accents

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First Known Use of crash cymbal

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Crash cymbal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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