\ ˈstriŋd How to pronounce stringed (audio) \

Definition of stringed

1 : having strings stringed instruments
2 : produced by strings

Examples of stringed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His stringed creations were finished to the highest standards and are today synonymous with quality and longevity in the classical music world., Robb Report, 27 Apr. 2022 Also adept on drums and the stringed harp, Allen has made four solo albums since 2009. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 Jan. 2022 Musician Judith Davidoff, a proponent of early music who mastered historical stringed instruments, some of which had not been played for centuries, is dead at 94. Los Angeles Times, 15 Jan. 2022 Nearly every house is decked out in holiday paraphernalia, from scores of stringed lights to glowing figures of angels, snowmen and toy soldiers. Kaitlyn Bancroft, The Salt Lake Tribune, 23 Dec. 2021 The Canadian group’s sound is a multicultural blend of Spanish, Arabic, Caribbean and French-Romani traditions, with the medium of stringed instruments as a constant. Elizabeth Nonemaker,, 26 Nov. 2021 For those looking for musical instruments, the latter half of the auction listing is dense with guitars and various stringed instruments, keyboards, amplifiers and speaker cabinets. Los Angeles Times, 7 Oct. 2021 The stringed craft sailed down Venice's Grand Canal accompanied by a flotilla of gondolas, another handcrafted product whose makers were punished by the pandemic. Rebecca Ann Hughes, Forbes, 21 Sep. 2021 South Hill is a prime example of how the local scene has evolved: in 2014, Selin was a luthier, repairing and restoring stringed instruments, and was making cider at home. Jason Wilson, Travel + Leisure, 17 Sep. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of stringed

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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8 May 2022

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“Stringed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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