Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[fret-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈfrɛtˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/

a fingerboard with frets, as on a guitar.
a fingerboard with frets on a stringed musical instrument


Read Also:

  • Fretful

    [fret-fuh l] /ˈfrɛt fəl/ adjective 1. disposed or quick to ; irritable or peevish. /ˈfrɛtfʊl/ adjective 1. peevish, irritable, or upset adj. 1590s, from fret (v.) + -ful. Related: Fretfully.

  • Fretless

    [fret] /frɛt/ noun 1. an interlaced, angular design; . 2. an angular design of bands within a border. 3. Heraldry. a charge composed of two diagonal strips interlacing with and crossing at the center of a mascle. 4. a piece of decoratively pierced work placed in a clock case to deaden the sound of the […]

  • Fret-saw

    noun 1. a long, narrow-bladed saw used to cut ornamental work from thin wood. Compare . noun 1. a fine-toothed saw with a long thin narrow blade, used for cutting designs in thin wood or metal

  • Fretted

    [fret-id] /ˈfrɛt ɪd/ adjective 1. ornamented or provided with : a fretted molding. [fret] /frɛt/ verb (used without object), fretted, fretting. 1. to feel or express worry, annoyance, discontent, or the like: Fretting about the lost ring isn’t going to help. 2. to cause corrosion; gnaw into something: acids that fret at the strongest metals. […]

Disclaimer: Fretboard definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.