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Synonyms for string
strɪŋstring

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Wiktionary

  1. stringnoun

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

  2. stringnoun

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

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

  3. stringnoun

    A slang term for cannabis or marijuana

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

  4. stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    Any similar long, thin and flexible object.

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

  8. stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    A series of items or events.

    a string of successes

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

  10. stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    A stringed instrument.

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

  12. stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. string, twinenoun

    a lightweight cord

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

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  2. bowed stringed instrument, stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    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, trainnoun

    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. stringnoun

    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, stringnoun

    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. stringnoun

    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 stringnoun

    (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. stringnoun

    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, strandverb

    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, drawverb

    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 upverb

    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 alongverb

    move or come along

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  14. stringverb

    stretch out or arrange like a string

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  15. stringverb

    string together; tie or fasten with a string

    "string the package"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  16. stringverb

    remove the stringy parts of

    "string beans"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

  17. stringverb

    provide with strings

    "string my guitar"

    Synonyms:
    string along, thread, draw, string up

    Antonyms:
    unstring

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stringnoun

    Synonyms:
    line, cord, thread, twine, CHORD

  2. stringnoun

    Synonyms:
    row, file, series, concatenation

  3. stringverb

    Synonyms:
    file, put on a string

  4. stringverb

    Synonyms:
    set in a row, put in line

  5. stringverb

    Synonyms:
    strengthen, fortify, make firm

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stringnoun

    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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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#146327fibril
#159015eviscerate
#303626disembowel

How to use string in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Theresa Winterhalter:

    When you try to string together 26.2 miles that you're not just running on a track ... it can get a bit challenging, i knew that once I got started there was nothing that was going to stop me from finishing that distance.

  3. Amy Gorin:

    These can be much more nutritious choices to grab, versus snacks like chips and cookies. I recommend keeping a supply of fruit on the countertop — right now in my fruit basket, you’ll find fresh cherries, mandarin oranges, and bananas — as well as cut fruit and vegetables in the fridge, pair [fruits and vegetables] with a couple of tablespoons of nuts or a string cheese for a snack that will keep you fuller for longer.

  4. Jimmy Gomez:

    As if it were n’t enough to amplify conspiracy theories that the September 11attacks were an inside job and the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School was staged, a string of recent media reports has now confirmed that Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene had previously supported social media posts calling for political violence against the Speaker of the House, members of Congress, and former President Barack Obama.

  5. Bob Seger:

    I was a runner, a failed quarterback, third-string quarterback, but in track I was a 2-miler.


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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