What does the word clarinet mean?

Usage examples for clarinet

  1. I think it was the cornet that won, with the clarinet a close second. – The River and I by John G. Neihardt
  2. There is a solemn pause in the music; the love- motive is uttered by the bass clarinet. – Wagner's Tristan und Isolde by George Ainslie Hight
  3. " Nice clarinet," he mused. – The Holes and John Smith by Edward W. Ludwig