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1. instrument

noun. ['ˈɪnstrəmənt'] a device that requires skill for proper use.

Synonyms

  • optical instrument
  • sonograph
  • analyzer
  • measuring device
  • analyser
  • plotter
  • whip
  • extractor
  • cauterant
  • navigational instrument
  • surveyor's instrument
  • arm
  • cautery
  • surveying instrument
  • measuring system
  • device
  • measuring instrument
  • instrument of execution
  • tracer
  • weapon system
  • engine
  • weapon
  • drafting instrument
  • instrument of punishment
  • scientific instrument

Antonyms

  • fear
  • unobvious
  • disappear
  • long

Etymology

  • instrumentum (Latin)
  • instruo (Latin)

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Rhymes with Musical Instrument

Sentences with musical-instrument


1. Noun Phrase
A simple way to bring more music into your life is by making your own musical instrument.

2. Noun Phrase
Take classes or teach yourself by picking up a new language or musical instrument.

3. Noun Phrase
Harmonics are very important to how musical instruments create music.

4. Noun Phrase
As with all musical instruments, proper cleaning of the bass clarinet is a vital part of proper maintenance.

2. instrument

noun. ['ˈɪnstrəmənt'] the means whereby some act is accomplished.

Synonyms

  • tool
  • way
  • means

Antonyms

  • listed security
  • insecurity
  • insecureness
  • danger

Etymology

  • instrumentum (Latin)
  • instruo (Latin)

3. instrument

noun. ['ˈɪnstrəmənt'] a person used by another to gain an end.

Synonyms

  • pawn
  • cat's-paw
  • supporter
  • helper
  • assistant

Antonyms

  • authorized
  • unauthorized
  • behave
  • discontinue

Etymology

  • instrumentum (Latin)
  • instruo (Latin)

4. instrument

noun. ['ˈɪnstrəmənt'] the semantic role of the entity (usually inanimate) that the agent uses to perform an action or start a process.

Synonyms

  • participant role
  • instrumental role

Antonyms

  • confine
  • spell
  • birth

Etymology

  • instrumentum (Latin)
  • instruo (Latin)

5. instrument

noun. ['ˈɪnstrəmənt'] any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds.

Synonyms

  • electronic musical instrument
  • percussive instrument
  • barrel organ
  • electronic instrument
  • calliope
  • grind organ
  • keyboard instrument
  • wind
  • street organ
  • mouth bow
  • musical instrument
  • music box
  • device
  • musical box
  • hurdy gurdy
  • jew's harp
  • hurdy-gurdy
  • hand organ
  • bass
  • stringed instrument
  • percussion instrument
  • steam organ
  • wind instrument

Antonyms

  • clasp
  • enlist
  • hold
  • engage

Etymology

  • instrumentum (Latin)
  • instruo (Latin)

6. instrument

noun. ['ˈɪnstrəmənt'] (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right.

Synonyms

  • security
  • testament
  • living will
  • income tax return
  • affidavit
  • letters testamentary
  • work permit
  • manifest
  • writ
  • negotiable instrument
  • brief
  • deed of trust
  • release
  • authorization
  • act
  • permit
  • bill of indictment
  • legal brief
  • acquittance
  • measure
  • assignment
  • authorisation
  • document
  • tax return
  • title
  • return
  • law
  • deed of conveyance
  • ship's papers
  • indictment
  • patent
  • letters of administration
  • judgement
  • passport
  • written document
  • arraignment
  • papers
  • conveyance
  • working papers
  • mandate
  • licence
  • derivative instrument
  • will
  • legal document
  • official document
  • debenture
  • impeachment
  • judgment
  • articles of incorporation
  • enactment
  • license
  • legal instrument
  • derivative
  • trust deed
  • legal opinion
  • work papers
  • judicial writ
  • certificate
  • deed
  • bill
  • power of attorney
  • written agreement
  • opinion

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • classify
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • instrumentum (Latin)
  • instruo (Latin)

7. musical

noun. ['ˈmjuːzɪkəl'] a play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing.

Synonyms

  • film
  • picture
  • play
  • musical theater
  • motion picture
  • flick
  • pic
  • musical comedy
  • moving picture
  • movie
  • motion-picture show
  • picture show

Antonyms

  • unpleasant
  • unemotional
  • inactivity
  • overact

8. musical

adjective. ['ˈmjuːzɪkəl'] talented in or devoted to music.

Antonyms

  • salty

9. musical

adjective. ['ˈmjuːzɪkəl'] characteristic of or resembling or accompanied by music.

Synonyms

  • musicalness
  • musicality
  • chanted
  • liquid

Antonyms

  • hateful
  • soured
  • displeasing
  • dry

10. musical

adjective. ['ˈmjuːzɪkəl'] containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing melody.

Synonyms

  • ariose
  • mellifluous
  • honeyed
  • mellisonant
  • sweet
  • songlike
  • melodious
  • melodic
  • dulcet
  • songful
  • lyrical
  • singing
  • cantabile

Antonyms

  • sugarless
  • tasteless
  • sour
  • malodorous
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