vuvuzela

vuvuzela

[voo-voo-zel-uh]
noun
South African. a long, plastic horn that makes a loud, monotone sound, typically blown by South African fans at soccer matches.

Origin:
probably from Zulu vuvu

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vuvuzela (ˌvuːvuːˈzɛlə)
 
n
(South African) an elongated plastic instrument that football fans blow to make a loud noise similar to the trumpeting of an elephant
 
[C20: from Zulu]

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