What is another word for castanets?

124 synonyms found


[ kˈastɐnˌɛts], [ kˈastɐnˌɛts], [ k_ˈa_s_t_ɐ_n_ˌɛ_t_s]

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    Castanets are a type of percussion instrument consisting of two pieces of wood with a board between them, which a drummer or player strikes with a mallet. The sound is produced by the percussionist striking the sides of the board. Castanets are believed to have originated in Spain and Morocco, and are now common in many Latin American and Caribbean countries.

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