verb (used with object), strummed, strumming.
to play on (a stringed musical instrument) by running the fingers lightly across the strings.
to produce (notes, a melody, etc.) by such playing:
to strum a tune.
verb (used without object), strummed, strumming.
to play on a stringed musical instrument by running the fingers lightly across the strings.
the act of strumming.
the sound produced by strumming.
a strainer, as at the inlet of a system of tubing.
verb strums, strumming, strummed
to sound (the strings of a guitar, banjo, etc) with a downward or upward sweep of the thumb or of a plectrum
to play (chords, a tune, etc) in this way
noun, plural strumae [stroo-mee] /ˈstru mi/ (Show IPA) 1. Pathology. goiter. 2. Botany. a cushionlike swelling on an organ, as that at one side of the base of the capsule in many mosses. noun 1. a river in S Europe, flowing SE through SW Bulgaria and NE Greece into the Aegean. 225 miles (362 km) […]
- Struma lymphomatosa
struma lymphomatosa struma lym·pho·ma·to·sa (lĭm-fō’mə-tō’sə) n. See Hashimoto’s disease.
- Struma ovarii
struma ovarii struma o·var·i·i (ŏ-vâr’ē-ī’) n. A rare ovarian tumor composed mostly of thyroid tissue.
noun 1. a river in S Europe, flowing SE through SW Bulgaria and NE Greece into the Aegean. 225 miles (362 km) long. noun (pl) -mae (-miː) 1. (pathol) an abnormal enlargement of the thyroid gland; goitre 2. (botany) a swelling, esp one at the base of a moss capsule 3. another word for scrofula […]