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See also: Fanfare
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈfænfɛɹ/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈfænfɛə/
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- (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.
- (uncountable) A show of ceremony or celebration.
- The town opened the new library with fanfare and a speech from the mayor.
a flourish of trumpets or horns
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- A brass band, with percussion.
- A fanfare (flourish).
- plural form of