Bugle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbjuːɡl|  American pronunciation of the word bugle
Brit.  |ˈbjuːɡ(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word bugle

noun

- a brass instrument without valves; used for military calls and fanfares
- any of various low-growing annual or perennial evergreen herbs native to Eurasia; used for ground cover (syn: bugleweed)
- a tubular glass or plastic bead sewn onto clothing for decoration

verb

- play on a bugle

Examples

Leave me here, and when you want me, sound upon the bugle horn.

Word forms

noun
singular: bugle
plural: bugles
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