tin whistle


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tin whistle

n
(Instruments) another name for penny whistle
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.tin whistle - an inexpensive fipple flutetin whistle - an inexpensive fipple flute    
fipple flute, fipple pipe, vertical flute, recorder - a tubular wind instrument with 8 finger holes and a fipple mouthpiece
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Translations

tin whistle

nBlechflöte f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

tin whistle

n (Mus) → zufolo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
She has taken to drumming duties as well as washboards, flute and tin whistle, sometimes all at once.
ANTI-cruelty protests will take place at the Rose of Tralee as some of that tin whistle playing by contestants in recent years amounted to torture.
Patrick has been involved in Irish traditional music since learning to play the tin whistle as a teenager in Liverpool.
RESULTS: Beginner's tin whistle: Troqueer Primary (C).
"Your tin whistle, 'pon which a merry tune of love you play."
I sing and play the tin whistle in a band with my brother and two sisters.
He's a poet who sketches and plays the tin whistle. She finds "magic in the process of dying and rotting materials transforming into the most beautiful soil."
With his Comets, Bill Haley played in Birmingham on a number of occasions, most notably at the Odeon on February 12, 1957 when the bill also boasted The Vic Lewis Orchestra, Kenneth Earle & Malcolm Vaughan - and Desmond Lane on tin whistle!
POPULAR former malton trainer Pat Rohan, who handled such top-class sprinters as Right Boy, tin Whistle, and althrey Don in the 1960s, died suddenly yesterday.
THE WEEk THAT the first ever edition of The Dandy Comic came with a free tin whistle.
They claim it reminds them of their "robot roots'' and they cheer how they'll "never be alone again.'' It's a gentle, amusing chiding coming from a pair of musicians are extremely old-school, with singer-songwriter Kallet playing guitar and other instruments, and Larsen adding a deft hand with classic instruments such as the Irish flute, tin whistle, fiddle, piano and harmonium.