stringed instrument

noun

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

Word by Word Definitions

stringed play
  1. : having strings

  2. : produced by strings

instrument play
  1. : a device used to produce music

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

  3. : one used by another as a means or aid : dupe, tool

  1. : to address a legal instrument to

  2. : to score for musical performance : orchestrate

  3. : 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

: 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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