foghorn Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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foghornnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɒɡ.hɔːn/  us   /ˈfɑːɡ.hɔːrn/
a ​horn that makes a very ​loudsound to ​warnships that they are ​close to ​land or other ​ships: He has a voice like a foghorn (= an ​unpleasantlyloudvoice).
(Definition of foghorn from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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foghornnoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɔɡˌhɔrn, ˈfɑɡ-/
a ​loud horn that a ​ship uses in a ​fog to ​warn other ​ships of ​itsposition
(Definition of foghorn from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “foghorn”
in Chinese (Simplified) (警告雾中行驶船只的)雾角,雾喇叭…
in Chinese (Traditional) (警告霧中行駛船隻的)霧角,霧喇叭…
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