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stringed instrument

noun

Simple Definition of stringed instrument

  • : a musical instrument (such as a guitar, violin, or piano) that has strings and that produces sound when the strings are touched or struck

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stringed instrument

  1. :  a musical instrument (such as a guitar, violin, or piano) that has strings and that produces sound when the strings are touched or struck

Word by Word Definitions

stringedplay
  1. :  having strings

    :  produced by strings

instrumentplay
  1. :  a device used to produce music

    :  a singing voice

    :  a means whereby something is achieved, performed, or furthered

  1. :  to address a legal instrument to

    :  to score for musical performance :  orchestrate

    :  to equip with instruments especially for measuring and recording data


STRINGED INSTRUMENT Defined for Kids

stringed instrument

noun \ˈstriŋd-\

Definition of stringed instrument for Students

  1. :  a musical instrument (as a violin, guitar, or harp) sounded by plucking or striking or by drawing a bow across its tight strings




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