bowing

noun
bow·​ing | \ ˈbō-iŋ How to pronounce bowing (audio) \

Definition of bowing

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

First Known Use of bowing

1791, in the meaning defined above

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“Bowing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bowing. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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