cowbell

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English[edit]

A typical cowbell (sense 1)
A percussionist’s cowbell (sense 2)

Etymology[edit]

cow +‎ bell

Noun[edit]

cowbell (countable and uncountable, plural cowbells)

  1. A bell worn by cows; sometimes with an ornate strap.
  2. (music) A musical instrument, typically found without a clapper.
    It's good, but it really needs more cowbell.

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