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Synonyms for string
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. string, twine(noun)

    a lightweight cord

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  2. bowed stringed instrument, string(noun)

    stringed instruments that are played with a bow

    "the strings played superlatively well"

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  3. string(noun)

    a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  4. string, train(noun)

    a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding

    "a string of islands"; "train of mourners"; "a train of thought"

    Synonyms:
    strand, geartrain, gear, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, power train, railroad train, train, twine, chain, caravan, wagon train, drawing string, gearing, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  5. string(noun)

    a linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  6. drawstring, drawing string, string(noun)

    a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening

    "he pulled the drawstring and closed the bag"

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  7. string(noun)

    a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  8. string, cosmic string(noun)

    (cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  9. string(noun)

    a collection of objects threaded on a single strand

    Synonyms:
    strand, bowed stringed instrument, cosmic string, train, twine, chain, drawing string, drawstring

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  10. chain, string, strand(verb)

    a necklace made by a stringing objects together

    "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";

    Synonyms:
    cosmic string, chain, range, strand, range of mountains, chemical chain, bowed stringed instrument, fibril, concatenation, train, chain of mountains, drawstring, filament, drawing string, mountain chain, twine, mountain range

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  11. string, thread, draw(verb)

    thread on or as if on a string

    "string pearls on a string"; "the child drew glass beads on a string"; "thread dried cranberries"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, string up, suck up, wind, meander, attract, get, thread, quarter, pass, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, draw in, suck, pull in, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, wander, disembowel, sop up, puff, reap, string along, imbibe, draw and quarter, drag, pull out, draw, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, weave, pull back, take up, eviscerate

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  12. string, string up(verb)

    add as if on a string

    "string these ideas together"; "string up these songs and you'll have a musical"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, hang, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  13. string, string along(verb)

    move or come along

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  14. string(verb)

    stretch out or arrange like a string

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  15. string(verb)

    string together; tie or fasten with a string

    "string the package"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  16. string(verb)

    remove the stringy parts of

    "string beans"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  17. string(verb)

    provide with strings

    "string my guitar"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

Wiktionary

  1. string(noun)

    Synonyms:
    condition, twine, proviso, rope, sequence, line, cord, series, string section, lace, thread

  2. string(noun)

    the main object of study in string theory, a branch of theoretical physics

    Synonyms:
    cord, sequence, rope, line, series, condition, proviso, string section, twine

  3. string(noun)

    A slang term for cannabis or marijuana

    Synonyms:
    series, cord, twine, condition, sequence, rope, string section, proviso, line

  4. string(noun)

    A minigame of billiards, where the order of the play is determined by testing who can get a ball closest to the bottom rail by shooting it onto the end rail.

    Synonyms:
    cord, condition, sequence, rope, proviso, twine, series, line, string section

  5. string(noun)

    To put (items) on a string.

    You can string these beads on to this cord to make a colorful necklace.

    Synonyms:
    rope, twine, line, cord, proviso, series, sequence, condition, string section, thread, lace

  6. string(noun)

    To put strings on (something).

    It is difficult to string a tennis racket properly.

    Synonyms:
    twine, condition, string section, rope, line, sequence, cord, series, proviso, lace, thread

  7. string(noun)

    Any similar long, thin and flexible object.

    Synonyms:
    line, series, string section, condition, proviso, twine, cord, sequence, rope

  8. string(noun)

    A cohesive substance taking the form of a string.

    The string of spittle dangling from his chin was most unattractive

    Synonyms:
    cord, condition, line, string section, proviso, twine, sequence, series, rope

  9. string(noun)

    A series of items or events.

    a string of successes

    Synonyms:
    proviso, series, line, cord, twine, rope, condition, sequence, string section

  10. string(noun)

    An ordered sequence of symbols or characters stored consecutively in memory and capable of being processed as a single entity.

    Synonyms:
    twine, series, line, proviso, string section, cord, condition, sequence, rope

  11. string(noun)

    A stringed instrument.

    Synonyms:
    line, series, condition, string section, rope, cord, twine, sequence, proviso

  12. string(noun)

    The stringed instruments as a section of an orchestra, especially those played by a bow, or the persons playing those instruments.

    Synonyms:
    string section, line, proviso, condition, twine, sequence, rope, series, cord

  13. string(noun)

    The conditions and limitations in a contract collecively. (cf. no strings attached)

    no strings attached

    Synonyms:
    condition, sequence, string section, rope, series, line, proviso, twine, cord

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. string(n.)

    Synonyms:
    line, cord, thread, twine, CHORD

  2. string(n.)

    Synonyms:
    row, file, series, concatenation

  3. string(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    file, put on a string

  4. string(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    set in a row, put in line

  5. string(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    strengthen, fortify, make firm

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. string(n)

    Synonyms:
    cord, line, twine, warp, fillet, ribbon, series, chain, concatenation, row, chord, leash, learn, thong

    Associated words:
    polychord, monochord

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "string":

    chain, thong, twine, strings, rope, cadena, bead, chains, bytes, cord, ropes, series, padlock, thread

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How to use string in a sentence?

  1. Senator William Grayson:

    Last Monday a string of amendments were presented to the lower House these altogether respect personal liberty...

  2. Earl Woods:

    He's been a huge inspiration for me, since I've been professional he's been very helpful and just been willing to help. Whether it's me struggling with a string of missed cuts or just needing a putting tip. He's been great with helping with that. It's difficult being a professional golfer and he gets it. No one else in my family plays golf. When I do need someone to bounce something off, or try to get some advice, he's always been great.

  3. Charles R. Swindoll:

    We cannot change our past. We can not change the fact that people act in a certain way. We can not change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude.

  4. Guy Clark:

    All gut strings. That's just the first kind of guitar I played, it was a nylon string guitar. And to me, it's the purest form of guitar making, and I just enjoy doing it.

  5. Sports Illustrated:

    Serena Slam ' has made a very strong case as not only the greatest tennis player of Serena Slam ' generation but of all time, and after the string of performances Serena Slam ' put together in 2015, Serena Slam ' is one of the most dominant athletes playing today.

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Translations for string

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  • وترArabic
  • нишка, низBulgarian
  • corda, cordill, cordellCatalan, Valencian
  • šňůra, provázek, řetězecCzech
  • llinynWelsh
  • streng, serie, strygerne, trække på snor, opstrenge, strengeDanish
  • Zeichenkette, String, Schnur, Saite, einfädeln, auffädelnGerman
  • σπάγγος, συμβολοσειρά, σπάγκος, σειρά, έγχορδα, κλωστή, χορδήGreek
  • kordoEsperanto
  • mecate, cordel, cadena, cuerda, encordarSpanish
  • keelpillid, nöör, sõne, ridaEstonian
  • kateaBasque
  • رشتهPersian
  • naru, jouset, nauha, nyöri, ehdot, rajoitukset, jänne, pilvi, ketju, kieli, säie, merkkijono, pujottaa, nauhoittaa, jänteistääFinnish
  • chaîne de caractères, corde, cannabis, marijuana, série, cordes, suite, enfiler, chaîneFrench
  • teudScottish Gaelic
  • מיתרHebrew
  • तारHindi
  • spárga, madzag, zsineg, zsinórHungarian
  • լարArmenian
  • kordetoIdo
  • snæri, spotti, strengur, bandIcelandic
  • corda, clausola restrittiva, stringa, condizioni accessorie, sfilza, sequenza di caratteri, legaccio, sequela, laccetto, resta, catena, serie, spago, fune, canapo, teoria delle stringhe, fila, strumenti a corda, reteItalian
  • 列, 紐, 条件, 弦, 弓弦, 文字列Japanese
  • ბაწარი, სიმიGeorgian
  • ខ្សែKhmer
  • Korean
  • fīlum, līnum, līneaLatin
  • stygaLithuanian
  • stīgaLatvian
  • aho, kauiMāori
  • чавхдасMongolian
  • taliMalay
  • strengNorwegian
  • draad, karakterreeks, snaarinstrumenten, aaneenrijgen, rijgenDutch
  • strengNorwegian Nynorsk
  • strengNorwegian
  • sznurek, strunaPolish
  • cordas, corda, barbante, cadeia de caracteres, fio, encordoar, enfileirarPortuguese
  • coardă, strună, serie, suită, șirRomanian
  • верёвка, стру́йка, шнур, ряд, верени́ца, се́рия, ни́тка, строка́, усло́вие, цепо́чка, струна́, тетива́, бечёвкаRussian
  • žica, жицaSerbo-Croatian
  • šnúra, reťazec, struna, následnosť, tetiva, sled, povrázok, reťaz, špagát, sekvenciaSlovak
  • vargAlbanian
  • sträng, stränginstrument, följd, serie, strängaSwedish
  • uziSwahili
  • เชือก, ด้ายThai
  • ipTurkish
  • سٹرنگUrdu
  • chuỗiVietnamese
  • שטריקלYiddish
  • intamboZulu

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