English to Afrikaans Meaning :: foghorn

Foghorn :
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Noun(1) a loud low warning signal that can be heard by fogbound ships(2) a warning device consisting of a horn that generates a loud low tone

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(1) Mr Davis said he sounded the foghorn and they shouted for help.(2) After a vessel-rattling blast of the foghorn , your boat moves out, opening up a view of the city that is just plain thrilling.(3) ‘Joy’ links a fluttery jungle beat with a distorted bass line that sounds like nothing so much as a foghorn .(4) Then, in the distance a foghorn wails and the roaming light of a lighthouse momentarily pierces the shadows.(5) Leadri screamed in his ear, her voice not that far from the sound of a foghorn .(6) After this fun, a foghorn sounded to signal the beginning of a ‘self-guided’ walking tour.(7) The horn would sound like a miniature foghorn that had caught a bad cold.(8) The sound effects are relatively basic as well, with consequent explosions, foghorn , and bird sounds sprinkled throughout.(9) In contrast, though, the foghorn blast from a lighthouse is one of the most hellish things on Earth.(10) And it all happens at once, to the ear-splitting sound of an eight-headed foghorn and the ringing of a phone.(11) My voice, although it was smaller than that of a mouse, sounded like a foghorn in the sterile silence of this place.(12) The ship's foghorn sounded mournfully into the mist.(13) He was born by the sea; his childhood was filled with the sound of foghorns .(14) Along the way they took recordings of the sounds of foghorns , lightships, coastguard stations and the voices of those who lived and worked there.(15) Short, mournful melodies emerge, like foghorns singing to themselves absent-mindedly.(16) I enjoy the city sounds of early morning, especially when the foghorns are in the mix.
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