What is trumpeter?

  • (noun): (formal) a person who announces important news.
    Synonyms: herald
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on trumpeter, trumpeters:

Trumpeter Whiting
... The trumpeter whiting, Sillago maculata, (also known as the winter whiting or diver whiting) is a common species of coastal marine fish of the smelt-whiting family ... The trumpeter whiting is endemic to Australia, inhabiting the eastern seaboard from southern New South Wales to northern Queensland ... The trumpeter whiting is a benthic carnivore, consuming a variety of crustaceans, polychaetes and molluscs, with a dietary shift occurring as the mature and move into deeper waters ...
Mike Williams (trumpeter)
... Mike Williams is an American jazz and big band trumpeter residing in Lapeer, Michigan ... He is most noted as the lead trumpeter for the Count Basie Orchestra, an esteemed chair which he has held without interruption for more than 21 years ... of North Texas College of Music, where he studied with noted trumpeter Don Jacoby, and was a member of the famous One O'Clock Lab Band ...
Sillago - Taxonomy - Classification
... Genus Sillago Oriental trumpeter whiting, Sillago aeolus Golden lined whiting, Sillago analis Shortnose whiting, Sillago arabica Silver-banded whiting, Sillago argentifasciata Asian whiting ...
Arabian Trumpeter
... The Arabian Trumpeter is a breed of fancy pigeon developed over many years of selective breeding ... Arabian Trumpeters, along with other varieties of domesticated pigeons, are all descendants from the Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) ... There are several breeds of trumpeter pigeons which are known for their vocal cooing which sounds similar to laughter or trumpeting ...
Striped Trumpeter
... The striped trumpeter, Latris forsteri, is a trumpeter of the family Latridae, found off southern Australia, and around New Zealand, at depths of from 50 to 300 m ...

More definitions of "trumpeter":

  • (noun): Large gregarious forest-dwelling cranelike bird of South America having glossy black plumage and a loud prolonged cry; easily domesticated.
  • (noun): A musician who plays the trumpet or cornet.
    Synonyms: cornetist

Famous quotes containing the word trumpeter:

    “If little planned is little sinned
    But little need the grave distress.
    What’s dying but a second wind?
    How but in zig-zag wantonness
    Could trumpeter Michael be so brave?”
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)