Definition of strings. Meaning of strings. Synonyms of strings
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Definition of strings
StringString String, n.
(a) In various indoor games, a score or tally, sometimes,
as in American billiard games, marked by buttons
threaded on a string or wire.
(b) In various games, competitions, etc., a certain number
of turns at play, of rounds, etc.
2. (Billiards & Pool)
(a) The line from behind and over which the cue ball must
be played after being out of play as by being pocketed
or knocked off the table; -- called also string
(b) Act of stringing for break.
3. A hoax; a trumped-up or ``fake' story. [Slang]
String String, v. t.
To hoax; josh; jolly. [Slang]
String String, v. i.
To form into a string or strings, as a substance which is
stretched, or people who are moving along, etc.
StringString String (str[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. Strung (str[u^]ng);
p. p. Strung (R. Stringed (str[i^]ngd)); p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To furnish with strings; as, to string a violin.
Has not wise nature strung the legs and feet With
firmest nerves, designed to walk the street? --Gay.
2. To put in tune the strings of, as a stringed instrument,
in order to play upon it.
For here the Muse so oft her harp has strung, That
not a mountain rears its head unsung. --Addison.
3. To put on a string; to file; as, to string beads.
4. To make tense; to strengthen.
Toil strung the nerves, and purified the blood.
5. To deprive of strings; to strip the strings from; as, to
string beans. See String, n., 9.
Meaning of string from wikipedia
is a flexible piece
of rope or twine which
is used to tie, bind, or hang other
- in molecular
(search tool for the retrieval
genes/proteins) is a biological database
and web resource
- string instruments
are musical instrument
s that produce sound
strings. in the hornbostel-sachs scheme
- in computer programming
, a string
as a literal constant
or as some kind of variable.
- the string section
is the largest
body of the standard orchestra
of bowed string instrument
s of the violin family
- in physics, string theory
is a theoretical framework
the point-like particles
of particle physics
- a string
is the vibrating element
that produces sound
in string instrument
s such as the guitar
, harp , piano
, and members
- the violin
is a string instrument
with four strings tuned
in perfect fifth
s. the violin family
- a string quartet
is a musical ensemble
of four string players
players, a violist
and a cellist
– or a piece
- a string orchestra
is an orchestra composed solely
from the string family
. these instruments
are the violin