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penny whistle Syllabification: pen·ny whis·tle
Pronunciation: /ˈpenē ˌ(h)wisəl/

Definition of penny whistle in English:


Another term for tin whistle.
Example sentences
  • And if you can't whistle, then get a flute or a recorder or a penny whistle or a harmonica and bring your music into the world.
  • All that is experienced at the user end is the computer equivalent of playing Wagner on a penny whistle.
  • The term is also used for instruments with full melodic capability such as the swanee whistle and penny whistle.
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