Meaning of “string” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /strɪŋ/
ROPE [ C, U ]

B2 very thin rope used for tying things:

a ball of string

B2 a piece of wire that is part of a musical instrument:

guitar strings
a string of beads/pearls

a set of decorative things joined together on a thread, worn as jewellery

a string of sth

a number of similar things:

a string of questions
As a writer, she's enjoyed a string of successes.

(Definition of “string noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)