blare definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To appear loudly and stridently: a stereo blaring next apartment.
    • To appear loudly and somewhat harshly.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To cause to seem loudly and stridently: Don't blare the stereo.
    • To proclaim loudly and flamboyantly: headlines blaring the scandal.
    • To cause to seem like the blare of a trumpet; to proclaim loudly.
  • noun:
    • A loud, strident sound.
    • Flamboyance.
    • A loud sound.
    • Dazzling usually garish brilliance.
    • The harsh sound of a trumpet; a loud and somewhat harsh sound, just like the blast of a trumpet; a-roar or bellowing.
    • A roaring; noisy or bellowing noise.
    • seem like that of a trumpet.
    • The bleat of a sheep, the bellowing of a calf, or perhaps the weeping of a kid.
    • Nautical, a paste of hair and tar utilized for calking the seams of ships.
    • A petty copper money, of approximately the value of 2 cents, struck at Bern, Switzerland.
    • In artwork, a broad and brilliant effectation of color, such as the representation of blossoms.
    • a loud harsh or strident sound
  • verb:
    • In order to make a loud sound.
    • make a loud sound
    • make a strident noise
  • others:
    • To roar; bellow; cry; reasonable.
    • to offer forth a loud seem like a trumpet; give out a brazen noise; bellow.
    • To appear loudly; proclaim noisily.

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