grand piano


Definition of grand piano

: a piano with horizontal frame and strings — compare upright piano

Examples of grand piano in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The theater, at 760 S. Rancho Santa Fe Road, is a 1,000-square-foot space containing a 12-foot stage with grand piano, a green room and restrooms. Laura Groch, San Diego Union-Tribune, 31 July 2022 Their maternal grandparents, who have a grand piano in their living room, have also influenced them. Pam Mcloughlin, Hartford Courant, 31 Aug. 2022 Its soul food buffet took off in a setting of red, brass and cherry wood decor, cushy couches and a grand piano with live musical performances. Cheryl V. Jackson, The Indianapolis Star, 27 July 2022 There are two master bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, two living rooms, a dining room, a study area, an in-suite dry sauna with sea views, a grand piano and much more. Isabelle Kliger, Forbes, 19 July 2022 Starting with the main deck, there’s a generous lounge with a grand piano and theater, along with ample guest accommodation, a few offices and the wheelhouse. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 31 May 2022 There’s an Eames chair, a concert harp, and a grand piano. Anna Russell, The New Yorker, 2 July 2022 The interiors by Ric Owens of Roberts Design are unabashedly opulent, as evidenced by the Grand Lobby adorned with soaring 20-foot ceilings, twinkling Swarovski crystal chandeliers, oversized stone fireplace, and grand piano. Katie Chang, Forbes, 28 May 2022 Everything here is tasteful and suggestive of money: the overstuffed furniture, prodigous art, the grand piano standing erect in the corner. Katie Bain, Billboard, 6 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of grand piano

1793, in the meaning defined above

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28 Sep 2022

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“Grand piano.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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