string
noun.
a lightweight cord
Synonym: twine
noun.
stringed instruments that are played with a bow
the strings played superlatively well
noun.
a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, as a part of an instrument or a tennis racket
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
Synonym: train
noun.
a linear sequence (as of characters, words, proteins, etc.)
noun.
a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening
he pulled the drawstring and closed the bag
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
Synonym: cosmic string
noun.
a collection of objects threaded on a single strand
noun.
a necklace made by stringing objects together
a string of beads|a strand of pearls
Synonym: chain, 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
Synonym: draw, thread
verb.
add as if on a string
string these ideas together|string up these songs and you'll have a musical
Synonym: string up
verb.
move or come along
Synonym: string 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
Antonym: unstring