Strings

What is Strings ?

Strings is (plural noun) 1. hidden conditions are there any strings at- tached? are there any hidden conditions? The bank loaned us the money with no strings attached. to pull strings to use your influ- ence to make something happen (informal.) Her father pulled strings to get her the job. 2. the strings the section of an orchestra con- sisting of instruments such as the violin or cello The work provides a lot of scope for the strings. brass, percussion, wind 3. the strings the members of an orchestra who play instruments such as the violin or cello The strings sit at the front of the orchestra, near the conductor.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level