Synonyms for Drumming:

adj.

rumbling (adjective)
chanting, chattering, rumbling, grumbling, beating, reverberating, Thrumming, humming, buzzing, thundering, droning, rolling, rattling, clatter, throbbing.

n.

beat, clink, clangor, chink, clack, clash, bump, clip-clop. crescendo, dissonance, discord, harmony, drumroll, music, lilt, chord, mode. drumming (noun)
percussion.

v.

rumbling (verb)
clattering.

Other synonyms:

drumroll, dissonance. discord. chord. music, crescendo. mode, harmony. Other relevant words:
beat, music, beating, percussion, drumroll, chord.

Usage examples for drumming

  1. As the sky grew darker, and the shades of night came thickly round us, the noises gradually ceased, but were soon succeeded by the drumming hoohooing, and the croaking of the tree- frogs, joined occasionally by the melancholy cries of the night- jar. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. A drumming came into his ears. – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  3. And before the old men could stay him he had vanished among the young horsemen of the outer circle, and a moment later the loud drumming of his pony's hoofs could be heard as he rode away. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland