Definition of snake charmer in English:

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snake charmer

Pronunciation: /ˈsnāk ˌCHärmər/

noun

An entertainer who appears to make snakes move by playing music.
Example sentences
  • Recalling his own childhood, Saraswat said he used to have so much leisure time that watching a snake charmer's performance was irresistible anytime the sound of a flute was heard.
  • Blowing the pipe to the tune of ‘aadu paambe, aadu’, the little snake charmer not only dictates the cobras but also mesmerises the public to hurl paisas from their pockets.
  • It was a distinctly Far Eastern piece of music, with the rhythmic drum beat and shrill melody of the snake charmer's flute.

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Syllabification: snake charm·er

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