Definition of drum kit in English:

drum kit

Syllabification: drum kit
(also drum set)

noun

  • A set of drums, cymbals, and other percussion instruments used with drumsticks in jazz and popular music. The most basic components are a foot-operated bass drum, a snare drum, a suspended cymbal, and one or more tom-toms.
    More example sentences
    • As soon as Lucas tapped the crash cymbal on the drum kit to end the song, Sonya let go of the microphone and ran out of the room.
    • A variety of suspended cymbals is made for the drum kit.
    • These drumbeats maybe metronome-steady, but that's only because the man is doing nothing on the drum kit.

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