brassnounuk /brɑːs/ us /bræs/
brass noun (METAL)
- It's a musical instrument made of brass, somewhat like a cornet and with a similar compass.
- There was a brass nameplate outside the door saying Dr A. Aslan.
- There was a brass plaque outside the surgery listing the various dentists' names and qualifications.
- He polished the brass till it shone.
- a brass door knob
brass noun (CONFIDENCE)