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English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
fanfare

Plural
s

fanfare (s)
  1. (countable) A flourish of trumpets or horns as to announce; a short and lively air performed on hunting horns during the chase.
    They played a short fanfare to announce the arrival of the king.
  2. (uncountable) A show of ceremony or celebration.
    The town opened the new library with fanfare and a speech from the mayor.

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  • Catalan: fanfàrria, f.

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /fɑnfarə/

Noun

fanfare c. (plural fanfaren or fanfares, no diminutive)

  1. A brass band, with percussion.
  2. A fanfare (flourish).

Italian

Noun

fanfare f.

  1. Plural form of fanfara.

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