Translation of bugle in Spanish:

bugle

Pronunciation: /ˈbjuːgəl/

n

  • 1.1 (instrument) clarín (m), corneta (f) (before n) bugle call toque (m) de clarín
    More example sentences
    • This military role was later assumed by the bugle or trumpet in the west.
    • Deployed in open order, often across broken terrain and beyond the immediate supervision of their commanders, the manoeuvres of these soldiers were controlled by signals relayed by bugles and horns.
    • The ability to play only notes of the harmonic series is the characteristic feature of such simple instruments as the bugle or posthorn.
    1.2 (bead) cuenta (f)
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    • Sophie's more casual outfit consists of a black Powerline stretch sleeveless top, Kismet's own label sarong, and an orange, multi-strand bugle bead bracelet.
    • Towering stilettos from Sergio Rossi or Diego Dolcini are studded with Swarovski crystals, bugle beads or paillettes, often on luxurious fabrics such as satin or even alpaca.
    • She believes in shimmer in bridal wear and embellishes the line with bugle beads, gold thread, sequins, embroidery, weave and print to create an almost futuristic look.

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