Definitions of guitar

  1. a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A sixstringed instrument, of the lute class, played with the fingers. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. A musical stringed instrument like the violin in shape, but larger, and played upon with the fingers. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Musical stringed instrument played with the fingers. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. A musical instrument of six strings, played with the fingers. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. A stringed instrument, much in the form of a violin, but with a longer neck, and played upon with the fingers. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for guitar

  1. As he gazed up towards the window of the high tower, he struck a few low notes on his guitar as if to draw the attention of any fair captive within. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. The same consisting of a guitar and a bright- coloured violin, the latter in the hands of a wandering scoundrel, who must have had good in him somewhere- it peeped out in the lower notes. – Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories by Henry Seton Merriman