Drummed

What is Drummed?

Drummed definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural drums, (especially collectively for 11) drum.
a musical percussion instrument consisting of a hollow, usually cylindrical, body covered at one or both ends with a tightly stretched membrane, or head, which is struck with the hand, a stick, or a pair of sticks, and typically produces a booming, tapping, or hollow sound.
any hollow tree or similar object or device used in this way.

the sound produced by such an instrument, object, or device.
any rumbling or deep booming sound.
a natural organ by which an animal produces a loud or bass sound.
eardrum.
any cylindrical object with flat ends.
a cylindrical part of a machine.
a cylindrical box or receptacle, especially a large, metal one for storing or transporting liquids.
Also called tambour. Architecture. any of several cylindrical or nearly cylindrical stones laid one above the other to form a column or pier. a cylindrical or faceted construction supporting a dome.

any of several marine and freshwater fishes of the family Sciaenidae that produce a drumming sound.
Also called drum memory. Computers. magnetic drum.
Archaic. an assembly of fashionable people at a private house in the evening.
a person who plays the drum.
Australian Informal. reliable, confidential, or profitable information: to give someone the drum.

verb (used without object), drummed, drumA.ming.
to beat or play a drum.
to beat on anything rhythmically, especially to tap one’s fingers rhythmically on a hard surface.

to make a sound like that of a drum; resound.
(of ruffed grouse and other birds) to produce a sound resembling drumming.

verb (used with object), drummed, drumA.ming.
to beat (a drum) rhythmically; perform by beating a drum: to drum a rhythm for dancers.
to call or summon by, or as if by, beating a drum.

to drive or force by persistent repetition: to drum an idea into someone.
to fill a drum with; store in a drum: to drum contaminated water and dispose of it.

Verb Phrases
drum out, (formerly) to expel or dismiss from a military service in disgrace to the beat of a drum. to dismiss in disgrace: He was drummed out of the university for his gambling activities.

drum up, to call or summon by, or as if by, beating a drum. to obtain or create (customers, trade, interest, etc.) through vigorous effort: They were unable to drum up enthusiasm for the new policies. to concoct; devise: to drum up new methods of dealing with urban crime.

 

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