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guitar

noun [C]
 
 
/ɡɪˈtɑːr/
A1 a musical instrument with strings that you play by pulling the strings with your fingers or a piece of plastic: an electric guitar String instruments
Translations of “guitar”
in Arabic جيتار…
in Korean 기타…
in Malaysian gitar…
in French guitare…
in Turkish gitar…
in Italian chitarra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吉他,六弦琴…
in Russian гитара…
in Polish gitara…
in Vietnamese đàn ghi ta…
in Spanish guitarra…
in Portuguese guitarra, violão…
in Thai กีตาร์ เครื่องเล่นดนตรีประเภทดีด…
in German die Gitarre…
in Catalan guitarra…
in Japanese ギター…
in Indonesian gitar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吉他,六弦琴…
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