Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “drum”

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.
(Definition of drum from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “drum” in Spanish

Definitions of “drum” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More