HyperDic: stringed_instrument

English > 1 sense of the expression stringed instrument:
NOUNartifactstringed instrumenta musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound
English > stringed instrument: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound.
PartsbridgeA wooden support that holds the strings up
pegregulator that can be turned to regulate the pitch of the strings of a stringed instrument
sounding board, soundboard(music) resonator consisting of a thin board whose vibrations reinforce the sound of the instrument
NarrowerbanjoA stringed instrument of the guitar family that has long neck and circular body
bowed stringed instrument, stringstringed instruments that are played with a bow
chordophoneA stringed instrument of the group including harps, lutes, lyres, and zithers
clavichordAn early stringed instrument like a piano but with more delicate sound
clavier, KlavierA stringed instrument that has a keyboard
dulcimerA stringed instrument used in American folk music
guitarA stringed instrument usually having six strings
kotoJapanese stringed instrument that resembles a zither
piano, pianoforte, forte-pianoA keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
psalteryAn ancient stringed instrument similar to the lyre or zither but having a trapezoidal sounding board under the strings
samisen, shamisenA Japanese stringed instrument resembling a banjo with a long neck and three strings and a fretted fingerboard and a rectangular soundbox
sitarA stringed instrument of India
zither, cither, zithernA musical stringed instrument with strings stretched over a flat sounding board
Broadermusical instrument, instrumentAny of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
Spanishcordófono, instrumento de cuerda
Catalaninstrument de corda

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