English dictionary definition of:

string


Noun

  • a lightweight cord
  • stringed instruments that are played with a bow
  • 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 linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)
  • a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening
  • a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)
  • (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
  • a necklace made by a stringing objects together

Verb

  • thread on or as if on a string
  • add as if on a string
  • move or come along
  • stretch out or arrange like a string
  • string together; tie or fasten with a string
  • remove the stringy parts of
  • provide with strings

Thesaurus

chain   draw   drawstring   strand   thread   train   twine  

Other Spellzone word lists: Musical instruments

Scrabble score for string


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 15:43:34 on 13-02-20

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