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See definition of metronome on Dictionary.com
  • as inchronometer
  • as inclock
  • as intimepiece

synonyms for metronome

  • clock
  • hourglass
  • timepiece
  • timer
  • alarm
  • timer
  • chronograph
  • chronometer
  • hourglass
  • pendulum
  • stopwatch
  • sundial
  • ticker
  • timekeeper
  • timepiece
  • watch
  • Big Ben
  • chroniker
  • digital watch
  • tick-tock
  • timemarker
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How to use metronome in a sentence

Larson, mused Ben Brantley in the New York Times in 2001, “seems to have lived his life and composed his music to the rhythm of some cosmic metronome, noisily decapitating the seconds.”
THE INTERTWINED LEGACIES OF JONATHAN LARSON AND LIN-MANUEL MIRANDACONSTANCE GRADYNOVEMBER 19, 2021VOX
Still, its metronome and recording functions are helpful learning tools—they just require some user control.
THE BEST BEGINNER KEYBOARDS LET YOU BUILD PIANO SKILLS WITHOUT A MAJOR INVESTMENTJAY CABRERAOCTOBER 31, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The orange dove, for example, sounds like a ticking metronome.
HOW TO SPEAK CITY PIGEONROSEMARY MOSCOOCTOBER 26, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
These rhythms, called brain waves, are like a metronome or internal clock.
A NEURON’S SENSE OF TIMING ENCODES INFORMATION IN THE HUMAN BRAINJASON DORRIERJULY 11, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Most important, it’s become the metronome for my day, forcing me to stand up and flip or change the record every 20 minutes or so.
7 WORK-FROM-HOME UPGRADES THAT BOOST PRODUCTIVITYJAKOB SCHILLERDECEMBER 1, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The researchers told some of the groups to go down the list and chant the words together for six minutes, keeping in beat with a metronome — effectively a ritual performed in synchrony.
WHY DO WE MISS THE RITUALS PUT ON HOLD BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC?SUJATA GUPTAAUGUST 14, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
So still was the place that the caged cricket hanging from the eaves of Um's distant room beat time like an elfin metronome.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
It is another question whether we can by this means attain the necessary universal use of the metronome.
BEETHOVEN'S LETTERS 1790-1826, VOLUME 1 OF 2LADY WALLACE
When I 'go into training,' I find the best means to attain velocity is to work with the metronome.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
One can't jump at once into the necessary agility, and the metronome is a great help in bringing one up to the right pitch.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
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WORDS RELATED TO METRONOME

  • clock
  • hourglass
  • metronome
  • timepiece
  • timer
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