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strum

strum

 
 
pronunciation:
struhm
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: strummed, strumming, strums
definition 1: to play (a stringed instrument) by running the fingers lightly across the strings.
 
definition 2: to play (music) in this manner.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to play a stringed instrument by running the fingers lightly across the strings.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an act, instance, or sound of strumming.