About The Word Violin

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Violin

Violin Meaning & Definition
Violin Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Violin?

[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

Synonyms | Synonyms for Violin: fiddle

Related Terms | Find terms related to Violin:

See Also | Amati | bowed stringed instrument | chin rest | fiddlestick | Guarnerius | Strad | Stradavarius | string | violin bow

Violin In Webster's Dictionary

\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.

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