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string in Music topic

stringstring2 verb (past tense and past participle strung /strʌŋ/) [transitive]  1 PUTto put things together onto a thread, chain etc beads strung on a silver chain2 [always + adverb/preposition] to hang things in a line, usually high in the air, especially for decorationstring something along/across etc something Christmas lights were strung from one end of Main Street to the other.3 be strung (out) along/across etc something4 APMto put a string or a set of strings onto a musical instrument highly-strung at highly string along string something ↔ out string something ↔ together string somebody ↔ up→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
stringHe strung a rope from the roof of the family barn to the ground and practiced aerial feats.The 200 houses are strung along a narrow 5-mile road.Alma made them string clothesline around so she could stretch blanketing over him and down to the floor without its touching him.You're not just stringing me along?She distrusted the offer of talks which had no other purpose than to string out negotiation.Help me string the popcorn to hang on the Christmas tree.If there was ever a task that wanted teamwork, it was stringing tree lights.Awake all night, Jimmy was bleary-eyed but too strung up on his nerves to notice he was tired.