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Chord meaning

chord - 9 dictionary results

  1. 1. play chords on ( a string instrument)
  2. 2. The string of a musical instrument.
  3. 3. A combination of tones simultaneously performed, producing more or less perfect harmony, as, the common chord.
  4. 4. A right line uniting the extremities of the arc of a circle or curve.
  5. 5. A cord. See Cord, n., 4.
  6. 6. The upper or lower part of a truss, usually horizontal, resisting compression or tension.
  7. 7. To provide with musical chords or strings; to string; to tune.
  8. 8. To accord; to harmonize together; as, this note chords with that.
  9. 9. String of a musical instrument; combination of tones in harmony; line joining the extremities of an arc.

chord - examples of usage

  1. Four- string chord, six- string chord.
  2. The rustle of the paper struck a hidden chord in his mind.
  3. It seems impossible to reach them, because there is no chord that will respond to the most skilful touch. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
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