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strum in Music topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstrumstrum /strʌm/ verb (strummed, strumming) [intransitive, transitive]  APMto play an instrument such as a guitar by moving your fingers up and down across its strings→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
strumThe guitar player strummed along respectfully.Budd, who has been strumming his acoustic guitar through the Midwest, writes introspective songs with a witty, sincere touch.Mulcahey strummed his banjo and tapped the castanet again.One of the minstrels strummed his banjo.Mike Dawson was sitting at a dead computer, strumming the keyboard and offering a toothy smile to an invisible audience.When we first started strumming, there was definitely a real affinity with the feel, so who knows?