Examples of horn in a Sentence
musketeers carrying their gunpowder in powder horns
Recent Examples of horn from the Web
But the jarring, almost mournful wail of the train horn?
Too bad this couldn’t have been programmed on an earlier program in Conrad Prebys Hall, where those sharp, dry attacks would have been heard better against the winds and horns.
New research posits that without fancy accounting, half of unicorn startups would lose their horns.
The chorus also heralds the entrance of an exuberant horn arrangement, contributed by longtime Quincy Jones collaborator Jerry Hey—already a four-time Grammy Award winner by 1986.
In the Florida Keys, the ghost of the conch looms large: in oversized highway replicas, t-shirts, and horns.
Step 6: Form a horn on the end of the tube by gluing on a reducing coupling.
The Marlins Alex Arias grounded into an around-the-horn triple play – Jeff Branson to Bret Boone to Hal Morris.
Yet by making the Doctor a woman, new showrunner Chris Chibnall and company have placed themselves on the horns of a dilemma.
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Origin and Etymology of horn
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
Definition of Horn
HORN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horn for English Language Learners
: one of the hard pointed parts that grows on the head of some animals (such as cattle, goats, or sheep)
: a hard pointed part that grows on the nose of a rhinoceros
: the hard material of which horns are made
HORN Defined for Kids
Definition of horn for Students
- The knife handle was made of horn.
- Drivers were blowing their horns.
- Each soldier carried a horn of powder.
medical Definition of horn
hornedplay \ˈhȯ(ə)rnd\ adjective
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