Definitions for fanfareˈfæn fɛər
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ostentation, fanfare, flash(noun)
a gaudy outward display
flourish, fanfare, tucket(noun)
(music) a short lively tune played on brass instruments
"he entered to a flourish of trumpets"; "her arrival was greeted with a rousing fanfare"
A flourish of trumpets or horns as to announce; a short and lively air performed on hunting horns during the chase.
They played a short fanfare to announce the arrival of the king.
A show of ceremony or celebration.
The town opened the new library with fanfare and a speech from the mayor.
a flourish of trumpets, as in coming into the lists, etc.; also, a short and lively air performed on hunting horns during the chase
Origin: [F. Cf. Fanfaron.]
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