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Definitions of string:

part of speech: verb transitive

To furnish with slender cords or threads; as, to string a bow; make tight the cords of; hence, to make tense; thread on a cord; as, to string beads; extend in a line or series; as, to string out a speech; to hang: with up; take strings from, as beans.

part of speech: adjective

Stringed.

part of speech: present participle

Stringing.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To form into cords or threads; stretch out into a line or series.

part of speech: verb transitive

To supply with strings: to put in tune: to put on a string: to make tense or firm: to take the strings off:- pa. t. and pa. p. strung.

part of speech: noun

A small cord or line; the cord of a musical instrument; as, a violin string; a cord on which things are strung or arranged; as, a string of beads; a series of things in, or as in, a line; as, a string of cars.

part of speech: noun

A line or cord; a tape or ribbon used in fastening; twine; the chord of a musical instr.; a small fibre; a nerve; a tendon; a set or line of things; a series.

part of speech: noun

A small cord or a slip of anything for tying: a ribbon: nerve, tendon: the chord of a musical instrument: a cord on which things are filed: a series of things.

part of speech: verb

To furnish with strings; to put upon a string; to fill.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Strung.

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