drum - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/drʌm/
present tense
I/you/we/theydrum
he/she/itdrums
present participledrumming
past tensedrummed
past participledrummed
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive]

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    to make a continuous sound by hitting a surface

    He drummed his fingers on the desk.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] music to play a drum