Definition Of string

verb

a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having the dynamical properties of a flexible loop.

String theory is a quantum theory where the fundamental objects are one dimensional strings and not pointlike particles.

a set of things tied or threaded together on a thin cord.

she wore a string of agates around her throat

a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food, such as a tough elongated piece connecting the two halves of a bean pod.

Cut the melon in halves, spoon out the seeds and strings .

fit a string or strings to (a musical instrument, a racket, or a bow).

the harp had been newly strung

hang (something) so that it stretches in a long line.

lights were strung across the promenade


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Example Of string

  • "Midnight " flourishes with an orchestral string arrangement and a surging chorus to suit.

  • string quartet

  • a string of burglaries

  • a string of cars came down the road

  • a string quartet


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