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steel guitar

noun
1.
an acoustic, hand-held guitar having a metal resonator and producing a wailing, variable sound.
2.
a pedal steel guitar.
3.
a Hawaiian guitar.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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Examples for steel guitar
  • The ridiculous one is the maudlin glissando on ukulele and steel guitar, the tear-duct of popular music.
  • Music was furnished by the accordion, the fiddle with steel strings, the steel guitar and the steel triangle.
  • They use something they call the steel guitar, and they'd move the bottleneck on them.
British Dictionary definitions for steel guitar

steel guitar

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