Definitions of harp:
  • noun:   a chordophone that has a triangular frame consisting of a sounding board and a pillar and a curved neck; the strings stretched between the neck and the soundbox are plucked with the fingers
  • noun:   a pair of curved vertical supports for a lampshade
  • noun:   a small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole
  • verb:   come back to
    Example: "She is always harping on the same old things"
  • verb:   play the harp
    Example: "She harped the Saint-Saens beautifully"
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 20000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2344)

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