from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A mute for musical instruments. For example, the mute instrument for the violin or the damper on the pianoforte.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See damper, and 5th mute.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as sordino, 1.


From the Italian sordina. (Wiktionary)



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  • I like 'put a sordine in your trumpet' from the examples.

    January 26, 2016