bowing

noun bow·ing \ ˈbō-iŋ \

Definition of bowing

: the technique or manner of managing the bow in playing a stringed musical instrument

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First Known Use of bowing

1791


BOWING Defined for English Language Learners

bowing

noun

Definition of bowing for English Language Learners

  • : the style or technique for using a bow when playing a violin or similar musical instrument



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