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Definitions of string:
  • noun:   a lightweight cord
  • noun:   a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed
  • noun:   a collection of objects threaded on a single strand
  • noun:   a linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)
  • noun:   a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding
    Example: "A string of islands"
  • noun:   stringed instruments that are played with a bow
    Example: "The strings played superlatively well"
  • noun:   a necklace made by a stringing objects together
    Example: "A string of beads"
  • noun:   a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening
    Example: "He pulled the drawstring and closed the bag"
  • verb:   provide with strings
    Example: "String my guitar"
  • verb:   thread on or as if on a string
    Example: "String pearls on a string"
  • verb:   remove the stringy parts of
    Example: "String beans"
  • verb:   string together; tie or fasten with a string
    Example: "String the package"
  • verb:   stretch out or arrange like a string
  • verb:   add as if on a string
    Example: "String these ideas together"
  • verb:   move or come along
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #67450)

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See string used in context: 100 poetry verses, 9 Shakespeare works, 2 Mother Goose rhymes, 2 Bible passages, 77 definitions

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