record player


: a device used for playing musical records

Examples of record player in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The ad, which was released by the tech giant Tuesday, shows a hydraulic press crushing just about every creative instrument artists and consumers have used over the years — from a piano and record player, to piles of paint, books, cameras and relics of arcade games. Wyatte Grantham-Philips, Fortune, 9 May 2024 By the record player: There are always good jams to help with the overwhelmingness. Hazlitt, 8 May 2024 Plus, anyone’s welcome to choose a tune to spin on its integrated record player — the selection on offer includes options from British music titans such as Sade and The Rolling Stones. John O'Ceallaigh, Travel + Leisure, 25 Apr. 2024 Couples who are lucky enough to snag seats are served Nigerian food by owner-chef Ayo Balogun, set to the tunes of a record player spinning 1970s Afrobeats. Nicole Kliest, Vogue, 10 Apr. 2024 Big Band At Rohwer, my father arranged to borrow a record player from the camp administration every couple of months, and after dinner, the tables were dragged away, the benches were put off to the side, and the teenagers got to have a dance. Leigh-Ann Jackson, New York Times, 6 Apr. 2024 Now, there’s a speakeasy in an old mechanical room, where a wooden record player produces beautiful crackles on the bar. Noah Lederman, Robb Report, 27 Feb. 2024 This is a great gift for anyone who may be a newer vinyl collector who wants a good starter record player. Olivia Muenter, Peoplemag, 22 Nov. 2023 Price at time of publish: $100 Crosley Cruiser Deluxe Turntable Buy on Amazon Buy on Walmart Buy on Pottery Barn Girl, put your records on with the Crosley record player. Enjanae' Taylor, Southern Living, 21 Nov. 2023

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“Record player.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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record player

rec·​ord player
: an electronic instrument for playing phonograph records
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