Definition of 'harp'
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Example sentences containing 'harp'
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His singing and his harp playing are beyond par. The Sun (2016)His singing and his harp playing are beyond par. The Sun (2016)Nearby a man was playing a harp. Times, Sunday Times (2011)How about that most ethereal of instruments, the harp? Christianity Today (2000)He'll soon be telling her to get back on the harp in period dramas. The Sun (2012)This is a magical world of railway tracks that lead nowhere and rope swings that are played like a harp by the wind. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I had to speak in a German accent and play the harp. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If so, he says, that could open the way to harp music on prescription. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The celestial harp sound plays, which means it's time for him to move on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'harp'
British English: harp /hɑːp/ NOUN
A harp is a large musical instrument consisting of a triangular frame with vertical strings which you pluck with your fingers.
- American English: harp
- Arabic: قِيثار
- Brazilian Portuguese: harpa
- Chinese: 竖琴
- Croatian: harfa
- Czech: harfa
- Danish: harpe
- Dutch: harp
- European Spanish: arpa
- Finnish: harppu
- French: harpe
- German: Harfe
- Greek: άρπα
- Italian: arpa
- Japanese: ハープ
- Korean: 하프
- Norwegian: harpe
- Polish: harfa
- European Portuguese: harpa
- Romanian: harpă
- Russian: арфа
- Spanish: arpa
- Swedish: harpa
- Thai: พิณตั้ง
- Turkish: harp müzik
- Ukrainian: арфа
- Vietnamese: đàn hạc
Definition of harp from the Collins English Dictionary
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