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Definition of the noun drumbeat

What does drumbeat mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: drumbeats

  1. the sound made by beating a drum
  2. (military) the beating of a drum as a signal for lowering the flag at sundown
  3. a vehement and vociferous advocacy of a cause
    • example: the warmongers kept up their drumbeat on Iraq
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: advocacy / protagonism = active support of an idea or cause etc.

Alternative definition of the noun drumbeat

noun

  1. The beating of a drum.
  2. The sound of a beating drum.
  3. [figuratively] Forceful support of a cause.

Film

"Drumbeat" is a 2007 drama film written by Ave Regina S. Tayag and directed by Adolfo Alix Jr.

Artwork

"Drumbeat" is an artwork by William Ronald.

Music

  1. "Drumbeat" is a musical album of The John Barry Seven.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  2. "Drumbeat" is a musical album of Jim Ingram.
    • released in (42 years ago)
  3. "Drumbeat" is a composition.

Miscellanea

Drumbeat was a BBC television series that aired every Saturday from 4 April to 29 August 1959. It was the BBC's answer and rival to ITV's TV series Oh Boy!, though as the latter finished on 30 May, for most of its run Drumbeat had no comparable competition.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Drumbeat

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Google previewThe Fight Over Digital Rights (2013)

The Politics of Copyright and Technology by Bill D. Herman

The drumbeat is the loudest on technology sites, such as Slashdot.org, Wired. com, Techdirt.com, and Gizmodo.com, where the legal environment for tech— nology is discussed with the highest relative frequency. On other sites that are popular ...

Google previewPrinciples of Macroeconomics (2011)

The Way We Live by Susan Feigenbaum, R. W. Hafer

As we cover such standard topics as opportunity cost, marginal benefit and marginal cost, production possibilities, and willingness to pay, our persistent drumbeat is that these concepts are present, and revealed, in everyday behavior.

Google previewKorea Briefing (2016)

2000-2001: First Steps Toward Reconciliation and Reunification by Kongdan Oh, Ralph C. Hassig

Today's drumbeat is the drumbeat ...

Google previewSolista (2006)

by M. Anthony Solis

the drumbeat is an integral part of the big picture; without it the music couldn't exist but it will never take the lead and surpass its rightful place. The people are the same ...

Google previewShamanic Drumming: Calling the Spirits (2012)

by Michael Drake

In rhythm healing, the drumbeat is the tuner sound—the sound 114 SHAMANIC DRUMMING.

Google previewLincoln's Gettysburg Address (2009)

Echoes of the Bible and Book of Common Prayer by A. E. Elmore

The “we-usour” drumbeat is an unmistakable echo of the services and prayers in the Book of Common Prayer: “Our Father . . . forgive us” (Lord's Prayer), “We receive this Child” (Baptism), “we are gathered” (Marriage), “we may be preserved in ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (2015)

by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix

strikingly regular “drumbeat” earthquakes beginning on October 16 (Figure 59.7: phase b). Drumbeats had HF onsets and predominantly LF codas, with many having nearly identical waveforms. An example waveform from ...

Google previewWorld War II at Sea: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia by Spencer C. Tucker

Operation DRUMBEAT began with only five Type IX U-boats from the Gulf of Saint Lawrence to Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Seven Type VII U-boats went to Newfoundland and Nova Scotia. All were in place by mid-January 1942, and ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Shamanism, Volume One: A-M (2007)

by Christina Pratt

Central to core shamanism is the practitioner's journey into the spirit world, called non-ordinary reality, using a monotonous drumbeat as the vehicle for entering the desired altered state of consciousness. Core shamanism relies on only the ...

Google previewSammy Cahn's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Sammy Cahn

/ - \ sleeved 2 unseat thieved drumbeat browbeat 1 2 achieved unease chemise eve appease unfreeze disease mesquite deplete heave relieved reprieved sleeve mincemeat compete grieve leave received displease ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Quality and the Service Economy (2015)

by Su Mi Dahlgaard-Park

drumbeat of customer demand, known as Takt time. The capacity of the system has to be determined to identify any bottlenecks or constraints. A process cannot be designed or improved unless it is fully understood. Understanding system ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Documentary Film 3-Volume Set (2013)

by Ian Aitken

flares or flashes of action and captions from anti-colonialist thinkers and fighters such as Jose ́ Marti and Frantz Fanon—''Colonised man frees himself through violence''—while a drumbeat, rhythmic soundtrack increases in volume. This is ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of World War II (2013)

The War against Germany and Italy by Anne Sharp Wells

Drumbeat German U-boat ...

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Drumbeat Meaning

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Quotes about Drumbeat

Really rejoice in being yourself. Have your own drumbeat. (Kim Cattrall)
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Scrabble value of D2R1U1M3B3E1A1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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