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Meaning of VIOLIN

Pronunciation:  `vIu'lin

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  bowed stringed instrument that is the highest member of the violin family; this instrument has four strings and a hollow body and an unfretted fingerboard and is played with a bow

VIOLIN is a 6 letter word that starts with V.


 Synonyms: fiddle
 See Also: Amati, bowed stringed instrument, chin rest, fiddlestick, Guarnerius, Strad, Stradavarius, string, violin bow



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Vi`o*lin"\, n. [It. violino, dim. of viola. See {Viol}.]
A small instrument with four strings, played with a bow; a

Note: The violin is distinguished for the brilliancy and
      gayety, as well as the power and variety, of its tones,
      and in the orchestra it is the leading and most
      important instrument.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or hearing a violin in your dream, symbolizes peace and harmony in the family. To play a violin in your dream indicates honor and foretells that you will be a recipient of lavish gifts. Seeing a broken violin in your dream means separation, sadness, and bereavement.