Synonyms for (noun) string

Synonyms: bowed stringed instrument, string

Definition: stringed instruments that are played with a bow

Usage: the strings played superlatively well

Similar words: stringed instrument

Definition: a musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound


Synonyms: chain, strand, string

Definition: a necklace made by a stringing objects together

Usage: a string of beads; a strand of pearls;

Similar words: necklace

Definition: jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)


Synonyms: drawing string, drawstring, string

Definition: a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening

Usage: he pulled the drawstring and closed the bag

Similar words: tie

Definition: a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied

Usage: he needed a tie for the packages


Synonyms: string, twine

Definition: a lightweight cord

Similar words: cord

Definition: a line made of twisted fibers or threads

Usage: the bundle was tied with a cord


Synonyms: string

Definition: a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed

Similar words: cord

Definition: a line made of twisted fibers or threads

Usage: the bundle was tied with a cord


Synonyms: string

Definition: a collection of objects threaded on a single strand

Similar words: aggregation, accumulation, assemblage, collection

Definition: several things grouped together or considered as a whole


Synonyms: string

Definition: a linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)

Similar words: sequence

Definition: serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern

Usage: the sequence of names was alphabetical; he invented a technique to determine the sequence of base pairs in DNA


Synonyms: train, string

Definition: a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding

Usage: a string of islands; train of mourners; a train of thought

Similar words: series

Definition: similar things placed in order or happening one after another

Usage: they were investigating a series of bank robberies


Synonyms: string, cosmic string

Definition: (cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop

Similar words: fundamental particle, elementary particle

Definition: (physics) a particle that is less complex than an atom; regarded as constituents of all matter


Synonyms: string

Definition: a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)

Similar words: fiber, fibre

Definition: a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn

Synonyms for (verb) string

Synonyms: string, string up

Definition: add as if on a string

Usage: string these ideas together; string up these songs and you'll have a musical

Similar words: add

Definition: make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of

Usage: We added two students to that dorm room; She added a personal note to her letter; Add insult to injury; Add some extra plates to the dinner table


Synonyms: string

Definition: provide with strings

Usage: string my guitar

Similar words: alter, change, modify

Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue


Synonyms: draw, string, thread

Definition: thread on or as if on a string

Usage: string pearls on a string; the child drew glass beads on a string; thread dried cranberries

Similar words: set up, arrange

Definition: put into a proper or systematic order

Usage: arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order


Synonyms: string

Definition: remove the stringy parts of

Usage: string beans

Similar words: remove, withdraw, take, take away

Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment


Synonyms: string

Definition: string together; tie or fasten with a string

Usage: string the package

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure

Definition: cause to be firmly attached

Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man


Synonyms: string

Definition: stretch out or arrange like a string

Similar words: set up, arrange

Definition: put into a proper or systematic order

Usage: arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order


Synonyms: string, string along

Definition: move or come along

Similar words: go on, advance, march on, progress, move on, pass on

Definition: move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

Usage: Time marches on