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harpnoun [C/U]

us   /hɑrp/
  • harp noun [C/U] (INSTRUMENT)

a usually large, triangle-shaped musical instrument with strings stretched across it that you pluck (= pull with the fingers) to play notes, or this type of instrument generally

harpverb [I always + adv/prep]

us   /hɑrp/
to repeat or esp. complain about something many times in an annoying way: I’m tired of these people who keep harping on what is wrong with the country.
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Translations of “harp”
in Korean 하프…
in Arabic آلة الهارب…
in Malaysian hap…
in French harpe…
in Russian арфа…
in Chinese (Traditional) 豎琴…
in Italian arpa…
in Turkish harp, arp…
in Polish harfa…
in Spanish arpa…
in Vietnamese đàn hạc…
in Portuguese harpa…
in Thai พิณ…
in German die Harfe…
in Catalan arpa…
in Japanese ハープ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 竖琴…
in Indonesian harpa…
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