mouth organ

noun

Definition of mouth organ

Examples of mouth organ in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The pines, acting like the reeds in a giant mouth organ, amplified the roar. Rob Hodgetts, CNN, 6 Nov. 2020 As a teenager, Gen. Rowny performed in a Baltimore harmonica band alongside the mouth organ virtuoso Larry Adler. Adam Bernstein, Washington Post, 18 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of mouth organ

1863, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of mouth organ was in 1863

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“Mouth organ.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mouth%20organ. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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