A percussion instrument consisting of a hollow block of wood which is struck with a stick.
More example sentences
- The music is atmospheric without being intrusive: temple blocks provide necessary clatter.
- Softer than the sound produced by a temple block, the woodblock is a harsh and gritty instrument.
- The temple blocks sound pitches higher or lower, depending on their size.
More definitions of temple blockDefinition of temple block in:
- The US English dictionary