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clarion

clar·i·on

clarion

 
pronunciation:
kleI ri n
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition: clear and sharp or shrill, as a call.
synonyms:
penetrating, piercing
similar words:
clear, high-pitched, pure, resonant, resounding, ringing, sharp, shrill
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a medieval trumpet with a high clear tone.
synonyms:
trumpet
similar words:
bugle, cornet, horn, wind instrument
definition 2: the sound of this trumpet, esp. as a call to action, or any similar sound.
similar words:
alarm, blare, toot, trumpet, wail
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