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Meaning of VIOLIN

Pronunciation:  `vIu'lin

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[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
 
 Definition: 
\Vi`o*lin"\, n. [It. violino, dim. of viola. See {Viol}.]
(Mus.)
A small instrument with four strings, played with a bow; a
fiddle.

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.
 

 

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