AskDefine | Define thrumming

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thrum n : a thrumming sound; "he could hear the thrum of a banjo"

Verb

1 sound with a monotonous hum [syn: hum]
2 sound the strings of (a string instrument); "strum a guitar" [syn: strum]
3 make a rhythmic sound; "Rain drummed against the windshield"; "The drums beat all night" [syn: drum, beat] [also: thrumming, thrummed]thrumming See thrum

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thrumming
  1. present participle of thrum

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