brass

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Synonyms for brass

Synonyms for brass

a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece

impudent aggressiveness

an ornament or utensil made of brass

the section of a band or orchestra that plays brass instruments

a memorial made of brass

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He did get down to brass tacks near the end of a headlong and cheerful speech much interrupted by laughter.
So let's get down to brass tacks here - the first thing is I've been talking to the police about sexual.
Therefore it's important that we get down to brass tacks and make the league our priority.
Following that generation we had to get down to brass tacks and try to create the solid base which, we hope, we have now.
However, as the duo get down to brass tacks, a grudging admiration turns to something deeper.