rhythm section Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “rhythm section” in the English Dictionary

"rhythm section" in British English

See all translations

rhythm sectionnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us  
the ​instruments in a ​dance or jazzgroup that give a ​strongbeat to the ​music: The ​drums and ​doublebass usually ​form the ​rhythmsection of a ​jazzgroup.
(Definition of rhythm section from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rhythm section”
in Chinese (Simplified) (乐团的)节奏乐器组…
in Chinese (Traditional) (樂團的)節奏樂器組…
What is the pronunciation of rhythm section?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

be nothing short of

used to emphasize a situation, quality, or type of behaviour

Word of the Day

There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
by Kate Woodford,
November 25, 2015
In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

Read More 

climatarian adjective
climatarian adjective
November 23, 2015
choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for

Read More