marching band

noun

Definition of marching band

  1. :  a group of musicians who play instruments while marching together at a parade or sports event

Word by Word Definitions

marchplay marching
  1. :  a border region :  frontier

  1. :  to have common borders or frontiers

  1. :  to move along steadily usually with a rhythmic stride and in step with others

    :  to move in a direct purposeful manner :  proceed

    :  to make steady progress :  advance

  1. :  a musical composition that is usually in duple or quadruple time with a strongly accentuated beat and that is designed or suitable to accompany marching

    :  the action of marching

    :  the distance covered within a specific period of time by marching

bandplay
  1. :  something that confines or constricts while allowing a degree of movement

    :  something that binds or restrains legally, morally, or spiritually

    :  a strip serving to join or hold things together: such as

  1. :  to affix a band to or tie up with a band

    :  to finish or decorate with a band

    :  to gather together :  unite

  1. :  a group of persons, animals, or things

    :  a group of musicians organized for ensemble playing


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