a lightweight cord
bowed stringed instrument, string(noun)
stringed instruments that are played with a bow
"the strings played superlatively well"
a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed
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"
a linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)
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"
a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)
string, cosmic string(noun)
(cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop
a collection of objects threaded on a single strand
chain, string, strand(verb)
a necklace made by a stringing objects together
"a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";
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
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"
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
string, string up(verb)
add as if on a string
"string these ideas together"; "string up these songs and you'll have a musical"
string, string along(verb)
move or come along
stretch out or arrange like a string
string together; tie or fasten with a string
"string the package"
remove the stringy parts of
provide with strings
"string my guitar"
the main object of study in string theory, a branch of theoretical physics
A slang term for cannabis or marijuana
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.
To put (items) on a string.
You can string these beads on to this cord to make a colorful necklace.
To put strings on (something).
It is difficult to string a tennis racket properly.
Any similar long, thin and flexible object.
A cohesive substance taking the form of a string.
The string of spittle dangling from his chin was most unattractive
A series of items or events.
a string of successes
An ordered sequence of symbols or characters stored consecutively in memory and capable of being processed as a single entity.
A stringed instrument.
The stringed instruments as a section of an orchestra, especially those played by a bow, or the persons playing those instruments.
The conditions and limitations in a contract collecively. (cf. no strings attached)
no strings attached
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How to use string in a sentence?
He said anybody that had a string of beads could sit in his lap. I happened to be wearing a string of beads so I got to sit in his lap.
Definitely it's a very easy musical instrument to learn, here it's just a four-string instrument that's small yet powerful.
The salient feature of America in the Age of Obama is a failed government class institutionally committed to living beyond its means, and a citizenry too many of whom are content to string along.
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.
It really is a very strong statement from the court about the unbelievable overreach of this president and his administration, it's not a decision that's standing out on its own. This is the culmination of a string of decisions from the courts rebuking the president and his administration for time after time exceeding its authority and stepping over the authority of the other branches.
Translations for string
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- нишка, низBulgarian
- corda, cordill, cordellCatalan, Valencian
- šňůra, provázek, řetězecCzech
- streng, serie, strygerne, trække på snor, opstrenge, strengeDanish
- Zeichenkette, String, Schnur, Saite, einfädeln, auffädelnGerman
- σπάγγος, συμβολοσειρά, σπάγκος, σειρά, έγχορδα, κλωστή, χορδήGreek
- mecate, cordel, cadena, cuerda, encordarSpanish
- keelpillid, nöör, sõne, ridaEstonian
- 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
- spárga, madzag, zsineg, zsinórHungarian
- 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
- fīlum, līnum, līneaLatin
- aho, kauiMāori
- draad, karakterreeks, snaarinstrumenten, aaneenrijgen, rijgenDutch
- strengNorwegian Nynorsk
- 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
- sträng, stränginstrument, följd, serie, strängaSwedish
- เชือก, ด้ายThai
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