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Noun
Material consisting of threads of cotton, hemp, or other material twisted together to form a thin length
“Mikki was threading lengths of string between four wooden pegs to mark out her chosen plot when the minibus arrived, half an hour later.”
Noun
A series of persons or things arranged one behind another
“A long winding string of wagons and horses.”
Noun
A sequence of similar items or events
“Through these broadcasts we can watch Germany drifting into a war in 1939 followed by the string of amazing victories in 1940.”
Noun
A set of things tied or threaded together on a thin cord
“Add some cranberries to your popcorn string for a touch of color.”
Noun
The stringed instruments in an orchestra
“The album is ripe with folk and country elements as well and encompasses many instruments, from epic strings to mouth organ and horns.”
Noun
Conditions or provisos
“A guaranteed loan with no strings attached.”
Noun
A row of people or things
“They lease their pubs to a string of brewers.”
Noun
A piece of string, cord, or similar used for fastening or tying something
Noun
A large number of similar things coming in quick succession
Noun
A flat, thin strip or loop of material, used as a fastener, for reinforcement, or as decoration
Noun
A level or rank in an organization, a profession, or society
Noun
Wrongful or criminal deception intended to result in financial or personal gain
Noun
The way in which something progresses or develops
Noun
The limitation or control of someone or something, or the state of being restricted
Noun
A group of individuals forming a collective unit that works together
Noun
An expression of doubt qualifying overall approval of a plan or statement
Noun
One of the units into which a whole is divided on the basis of a common characteristic
Noun
Deprivation or restriction of personal liberty or freedom of movement
Verb
To put together into a series by means of or as if by means of a thread
“In a brief moment of inspiration, I strung some string from the deck to the garage, sliced up some orange and green garbage bags into ribbons and tied them to the line.”
Verb
To hang (something) so that it stretches in a long line
Verb
To thread (a series of small objects) on a string
“My mother spent hours stringing cranberries and popcorn, creating elegant ropes to hang on the branches.”
Verb
To make adjustments to (an engine) in order to improve its performance
Verb
To make final, definite, or beyond dispute
Verb
To place on an elevated point without support from below
Verb
To put securely in place or in a desired position
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