clarinet

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clar·i·net

 (klăr′ə-nĕt′)
n.
A woodwind instrument having a straight cylindrical tube with a flaring bell and a single-reed mouthpiece, played by means of finger holes and keys.

[French clarinette, feminine diminutive of Old French clarin, clarion, clarion; see clarion, or of Provençal clarin, oboe (from Old Provençal clar, clear, from Latin clārus; see clear).]

clar′i·net′ist, clar′i·net′tist n.

clarinet

(ˌklærɪˈnɛt)
n
1. (Instruments) a keyed woodwind instrument with a cylindrical bore and a single reed. It is a transposing instrument, most commonly pitched in A or B flat. Obsolete name: clarionet
2. (Music, other) an orchestral musician who plays the clarinet
[C18: from French clarinette, probably from Italian clarinetto, from clarino trumpet]
ˌclariˈnettist, ˌclariˈnetist n

clar•i•net

(ˌklær əˈnɛt)

n.
a woodwind instrument in the form of a cylindrical tube with a single reed attached to its mouthpiece.
[1790–1800; < French clarinette= Old French clarin clarion + -ette -ette]
clar`i•net′ist, clar`i•net′tist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clarinet - a single-reed instrument with a straight tubeclarinet - a single-reed instrument with a straight tube
bass clarinet - a large clarinet whose range is an octave below the B-flat clarinet
basset horn - a tenor clarinet; pitched in the key of F below the B-flat clarinet
B-flat clarinet, licorice stick - the ordinary clarinet with a middle range
single-reed instrument, single-reed woodwind - a beating-reed instrument with a single reed (as a clarinet or saxophone)
Translations
كَلارِينِتمِزْمار، كلارينيت
klarinet
klarinet
klarnet
klarinetti
klarinet
klarinét
klarínettklarínetta
クラリネット
클라리넷
klarnetasklarnetistas
klarnete
klarinet
klarinet
klarinett
เครื่องดนตรีประเภทเป่าชนิดหนึ่ง
klarnetklârnet
kèn clarinet

clarinet

[ˌklærɪˈnet] Nclarinete m

clarinet

[ˌklærɪˈnɛt] nclarinette f
I play the clarinet → Je joue de la clarinette.

clarinet

nKlarinette f

clarinet

[ˌklærɪˈnɛt] nclarinetto

clarinet

(klӕrəˈnet) noun
a type of musical wind instrument, usually made of wood, and played by means of keys and fingers covering combinations of holes.
ˌclariˈnettist (American usually ˌclariˈnetist) noun

clarinet

كَلارِينِت klarinet klarinet Klarinette κλαρινέτο clarinete klarinetti clarinette klarinet clarinetto クラリネット 클라리넷 klarinet klarinett klarnet clarinete кларнет klarinett เครื่องดนตรีประเภทเป่าชนิดหนึ่ง klarnet kèn clarinet 单簧管