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Dictionary definition for: Horn

1. (n) a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it

2. (v) stab or pierce with a horn or tusk; "the rhino horned the explorer"

3. (n) one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates

4. (n) a noise made by the driver of an automobile to give warning;

5. (n) a high pommel of a Western saddle (usually metal covered with leather)

6. (n) a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves

7. (n) any outgrowth from the head of an organism that resembles a horn

8. (n) the material (mostly keratin) that covers the horns of ungulates and forms hooves and claws and nails

9. (n) an alarm device that makes a loud warning sound

10. (n) a brass musical instrument consisting of a conical tube that is coiled into a spiral and played by means of valves

11. (n) a device on an automobile for making a warning noise

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