Translation of "drum" - English-Spanish dictionary

drum

noun uk /drʌm/

A2 a round, hollow musical instrument that you hit with your hands or with sticks

tambor
drums [ plural ]

A2 a set of drums played by one person

batería
Johnny D on drums

a large, round container for holding things such as oil or chemicals

bidón
verb uk /drʌm/ (present participle drumming, past tense and past participle drummed)

to hit something many times and make a sound like a drum

tamborear
the sound of rain drumming on the roof

(Translation of “drum” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

drum

noun /dram/

a musical instrument constructed of skin etc stretched on a round frame and beaten with a stick

tambor
He plays the drums.

something shaped like a drum, especially a container

bidón
an oil drum.

an eardrum.

tímpano
drummer noun

a person who plays the drums

batería
He was a drummer in a rock band.
drumstick noun

a stick used for beating a drum

baqueta
a pair of drumsticks.

the lower part of the leg of a cooked chicken etc

muslo
chicken drumsticks.
drum in/into phrasal verb

to force someone to remember (something) by repeating it constantly

martillear, hacer entrar a golpe de martillo, repetir mil veces
You never remember anything unless I drum it in/into you.

(Translation of “drum” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)