Sentence example with the word 'xylophone'


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Definition n. a percussion instrument with wooden bars tuned to produce a chromatic scale and with resonators

Last update: October 27, 2015


Mohan plays the xylophone very well.   [adjective]


But of the enemy whose presence that great xylophone had betokened there was no sign.   [Please select]


Then it paused, and the sonorous voice of the xylophone spoke to the jungle.   [Please select]


Striking across the lesser sounds she could hear at intervals the flute of a blind _masseur_, and nearer, in the Embassy grounds, the recurrent signal of a patroling night watchman: three strokes of one hard, wooden stick upon another, like a high, mellow note of a xylophone.   [Please select]

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