Definition of vuvuzela in English:


Syllabification: vu·vu·zel·a
Pronunciation: /vo͞ovəˈzelə


( • trademark in the UK)
  • A long horn blown by fans at soccer matches in South Africa.
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    • Furthermore, she urged the 2010 organisers to consider ways to minimise the potential harmful effects of vuvuzelas.
    • People lined the streets, lustily blowing vuvuzelas or shouting encouragement.
    • I showed Jubilee, an automated vuvuzela from my 2006 Cape Town show ' Promised land '.


perhaps from Zulu.

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