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vi·o·lin

 (vī′ə-lĭn′)
n.
A stringed instrument played with a bow, having four strings tuned at intervals of a fifth, an unfretted fingerboard, and a shallower body than the viol and capable of great flexibility in range, tone, and dynamics.

[Italian violino, diminutive of viola, viola; see viola1.]

vi′o·lin′ist n.
vi′o·lin·is′tic adj.

violinist

(ˌvaɪəˈlɪnɪst)
n
(Music, other) a person who plays the violin
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.violinist - a musician who plays the violinviolinist - a musician who plays the violin  
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
Translations
عَازِفُ الكَمَانعازِف الكَمان
houslista-ka
violinist
viulistiviulunsoittaja
violinist
hegedûmûvészhegedűművészhegedűs
fiîluleikari
バイオリン奏者
바이올리니스트
huslista
violinist
violinist
นักสีไวโอลิน
người chơi Violin

violinist

[ˌvaɪəˈlɪnɪst] Nviolinista mf

violinist

[ˌvaɪəˈlɪnɪst] nvioloniste mfviolin player nvioloniste mf

violinist

nGeiger(in) m(f), → Violinist(in) m(f)

violinist

[ˌvaɪəˈlɪnɪst] nviolinista m/f

violin

(vaiəˈlin) noun
a type of musical instrument with four strings, played with a bow. She played the violin in the school orchestra; Can you play that on the violin?
ˌvioˈlinist noun
a violin player. She is a leading violinist.

violinist

عَازِفُ الكَمَان houslista violinist Geiger βιολιστής violinista viulunsoittaja violoniste violinist violinista バイオリン奏者 바이올리니스트 vioolspeler fiolinist skrzypek violinista скрипач violinist นักสีไวโอลิน kemancı người chơi Violin 小提琴演奏者
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