tuning peg

noun

Definition of tuning peg

:a wooden piece in a musical instrument (such as a violin) that is turned to tighten or loosen a string

Word by Word Definitions

tune play tuning
  1. : a pleasing succession of musical tones : melody

  2. : a dominant theme

  3. : correct musical pitch or consonance

  1. : to adjust in musical pitch or cause to be in tune

  2. : to bring into harmony : attune

  3. : to adjust for precise functioning

peg play
  1. : a small usually cylindrical pointed or tapered piece (as of wood) used to pin down or fasten things or to fit into or close holes : pin, plug

  2. : clothespin

  3. : a predetermined level at which something (such as a price) is fixed

  1. : to put a peg into

  2. : to pin (laundry) on a clothesline

  3. : to attach or fix as if with a peg: such as

  1. : wide at the top and narrow at the bottom


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