Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLARING

Inside the room, we made connection with a newscaster's blaring voice.

The teams had marched out on the field, preceded by a blaring band.

The old-time soldier had his red coat and his bands, blaring encouragingly.

It was a mingling of cries, of blaring of brass and bursting of rockets.

Through the tumult, the blaring horns thrilled like pulse-beats.

There was a blaring band and much noise and laughter from all the pleasure-people.

They came in crowds about this house, with flaming 149 torches and blaring bands, howling their windy homage.

The days of black sky, blaring stars and flaming Sun, with no atmosphere to diffuse the daylight.

It is a pandemonium; and one has to be habituated to distinguish the notes of one blaring band from the others.

The major's blaring notes would cross-cut Devore's nerves as with a dull and haggling saw.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., from present participle of blare. Of things other than sounds, from 1866.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BLARING

brassy

adjectivevulgar, loud to the senses
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.