string

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  • Info String is a flexible piece of rope or twine which is used to tie, bind, or hang other objects.
  • This was the only match he played for the second-string state team that summer.
  • She told him that he could keep the instrument, which had only one string.
  • This model is used in the study of non-critical string theory.
  • He asked me if I could write him a new line-up with the strings.
  • His body was strung up in a tree across the street from his home.
  • Even when they stood up to be Married they were still stringing themselves. Cited from Knocking the Neighbors, by George Ade
  • Next consider the number of bit strings with just a single one in them.
  • His army was strung out as not all the men had been able to keep up.
  • No team in any of the four major sports has strung together four straight championships since.
  • The same note may sound different, depending on which string is used to play it.
  • These rules are applied on the code as it is being built from the original string.
  • The opposite hand is called the drawing hand or string hand.
  • Some critics of string theory say that it is a failure as a theory of everything.
  • Sometimes they may be seen strung out as if in line.
  • American old-time music typically uses the five-string open back banjo.
  • Do not keep stringing out conversation or argument after you have made your point. Cited from Pushing to the Front, by Orison Swett Marden
  • These extra features are provided for in this game with the presence of strings.
  • Now consider all of the bit strings with no ones in them.
  • Do you think I like stringing along in this musical comedy island? Cited from The Prince and Betty, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • At a final concert, he played upon the death string.
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Meaning 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 sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding
    a string of islands, train of mourners, a train of thought
  • noun A linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)
  • noun A tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)
  • noun (cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop
  • noun A collection of objects threaded on a single strand
  • verb Thread on or as if on a string
    string pearls on a string, the child drew glass beads on a string, thread dried cranberries
  • verb Add as if on a string
    string these ideas together, string up these songs and you'll have a musical
  • verb Move or come along
  • verb Stretch out or arrange like a string
  • verb String together; tie or fasten with a string
    string the package
  • verb Remove the stringy parts of
    string beans
  • verb Provide with strings
    string my guitar