Synonyms and Antonyms for jews-harp

1. jews' harp (n.)

a small lyre-shaped musical instrument that is placed between the teeth and played by twanging a wire tongue while changing the shape of the mouth cavity


2. harp-shaped (adj.)

shaped in the form of a harp

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3. harp (n.)

a chordophone that has a triangular frame consisting of a sounding board and a pillar and a curved neck; the strings stretched between the neck and the soundbox are plucked with the fingers


4. harp (v.)

come back to


5. harp (v.)

play the harp


6. harp (n.)

a small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole


7. harp (n.)

a pair of curved vertical supports for a lampshade