trump (n.) Old form(s): Trumpe
trumpet
1H6 I.iv.80[Talbot to all, of Salisbury] Whilst any trump did sound or drum struck up, / His sword did ne'er leave striking in the field
Oth III.iii.348[Othello to Iago] Farewell ... the shrill trump
TC III.iii.210[Ulysses to Achilles] When fame shall in our islands sound her trump
Tim I.ii.112[Timon to all] What means that trump?
Tit I.i.278[Saturninus to Lords] Proclaim our honours, lords, with trump and drum
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