a megaphone in use during the 18th and early 19th centuries for public address in church services.

vamp1 + horn; so called from its use in amplifying one voice as an accompaniment in choral singing Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To vamp-horn
Previous Definition: vamp up
Next Definition: vamp-irish
Words Near: vamp-horn
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for vamp-horn
More from
Search for articles containing vamp-horn
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature