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stringed instrument any musical instrument that is sounded by bowing, plucking, or strumming the strings. Violins, guitars, and zithers are some stringed instruments.
strip1 to take off the outside covering or clothing from. [3 definitions]
strip2 a long, narrow piece or area of mostly uniform width. [2 definitions]
stripe1 a long, narrow band or strip set apart from the area or surface around it by a different color or material. [2 definitions]
strive to try or work hard.
stroke an act or instance of striking. [6 definitions]
stroll to walk slowly without a clear goal or purpose. [2 definitions]
stroller a small carriage that allows a baby or small child to sit up or lie back.
strong having or showing great physical power or strength. [7 definitions]
struck past tense and past participle of strike.
structure a thing made up of a number of parts joined together in a certain way. [3 definitions]
struggle to resist by waving the arms and legs and wriggling the body. [5 definitions]
strum to play by running the fingers in a light way across the strings. [2 definitions]
strut1 to walk in a proud or vain manner. [2 definitions]
stub a short part that sticks out; stump. [3 definitions]
stubborn not willing to accept change, help, or control; obstinate. [2 definitions]
stud1 a nail with a rounded knob or head that sticks out. Studs were once used as protective devices attached to weapons or armor and are now used to decorate clothing and furniture. [5 definitions]
stud2 a male horse or other male animal that is kept for breeding.
student a person who goes to a school or college. [2 definitions]
studio the room or shop where an artist works. [3 definitions]
study the act of using the mind to learn. [9 definitions]