Meaning of BRASS in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ brɑ:s, bræs ]
Brass is a yellow-coloured metal made from copper and zinc. It is used especially for making ornaments and musical instruments.
The instrument is beautifully made in brass.
The brass is the section of an orchestra which consists of brass wind instruments such as trumpets and horns.
If you get down to brass tacks , you discuss the basic, most important facts of a situation.
Angola’s ruling party was due to get down to brass tacks today with a debate on the party’s record.
PHRASE : V inflects
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006