a six-to-eight-string electric guitar, fretted with a piece of metal or bone to produce a whining, glissando sound, played in a horizontal position usually resting on the performer’s knees or on a stand, and much used by country music performers.
a lap-held steel-strung guitar with a wood or metal body, tuned to an open chord and played with a slide Compare Dobro, pedal steel guitar
noun 1. . [ee-oh] /ˈi oʊ/ noun, plural ios. 1. a small hawk, Buteo solitarius, having two plumage phases and occurring only on the island of Hawaii, where it is a rare species and the only living indigenous bird of prey. abbreviation 1. British Indian Ocean Territory /ˈaɪəʊ/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a maiden loved […]
noun, Meteorology. 1. . noun 1. a semipermanent, atmospheric, high-pressure system of the Pacific Ocean, centered, in the mean, about 1000 miles (1600 km) northeast of Hawaii: one of the subtropical highs.
noun 1. any small to medium-sized finches of the subfamily Drepanidinae, native to the Hawaiian Islands and including many rare and extinct species.
plural noun 1. a group of islands in the N Pacific; 2090 miles (3370 km) SW of San Francisco: includes the eight islands comprising the state of Hawaii and volcanic, rock, and coral islets.