castanets castagnettes


castanets = castagnettes

Pronunciation =  castanets

Pronunciation in French = castagnettes

castanets in French: castagnettes

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: a percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance 

Definition in French: un instrument à percussion constitué d’une paire de morceaux de bois ou d’os creux (généralement tenus entre le pouce et les doigts) qui sont faits pour s’emboîter (comme par les danseurs espagnols) au rythme de la danse

Examples in English:

  • Practise the castanets without moving the wrist

Examples in French:

  • Pratiquer les castagnettes sans bouger le poignet

Synonyms of castanets

Synonyms in French NA
Synonyms in English NA

Antonyms of castanets

Antonyms in French NA
Antonyms in English NA

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