upright piano

noun

Definition of upright piano

  1. :  a piano with vertical frame and strings — compare grand piano

First Known Use of upright piano

1805


UPRIGHT PIANO Defined for English Language Learners

upright piano

noun

Definition of upright piano for English Language Learners

  • : a piano whose strings run from the top to the bottom


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