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slide guitar

noun
1.
bottleneck (def 3).
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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  • His playing was a juxtaposition of shuffling rhythms and slide guitar leads that dwarfed the playing of his contemporaries.
  • McDowell's records featured stinging slide guitar and gravelly vocals.
British Dictionary definitions for slide guitar

slide guitar

noun
1.
a technique of guitar playing derived from bottleneck, using a steel or glass tube on one finger across the frets
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Contemporary definitions for slide guitar
noun

a type of guitar-playing, esp. for the blues, in which a device is pressed over the strings to create a glissando effect; also called bottleneck

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