Definition of 'piano'
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He wrote his first two piano concertos as largely autobiographical works. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Somebody objected and told him to get on with playing the piano. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The piano was his instrument of choice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His mother was a teacher who played the piano. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cash luck sparkles where a piano plays. The Sun (2016)To be great, he plays the piano. The Sun (2016)It is eerie green with blooming aurora; ripples of light play like piano keys above me. Times, Sunday Times (2016)At the end of the night, he sat at the piano and played a song for us. The Sun (2017)His mother was a piano teacher who played the organ at the local Baptist church and taught him at an early age. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I kinda elbowed and shouldered, but definitely played the piano and threw up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Imagine a family of mice who lived all their lives in a large piano. Christianity Today (2000)She also risked life and limb playing a flaming piano for the set. The Sun (2009) And piano concertos are more widespread still. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He grew up in a musical household and was drawn to the piano at age three. The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)With that came the entertainment of piano or acoustic guitar and songs. The Sun (2010)She used to play the piano but the instrument has been warped by the tropical heat. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Learning the piano suddenly made music physical. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He also plays the cello and piano. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She had a piano teacher she went to live with. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He was playing a piece of piano music on his gramophone and smoking a cigarette. Seminary Boy (2006)Qualified piano teachers are more prepared to take on older pupils. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are a couple of mercurial piano and violin solos but the minimalist harmonies keep calm and carry on. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Underneath it is a large piano. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The final programme tonight focuses on the Steinway grand piano. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There she dabbled in painting, played the piano and the harp. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The melodies were worked out on her new favourite instrument, the piano. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Usually it's a screaming match which ends up being accompanied by beautiful piano music. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His instruments were piano and cello and he loved to play Gershwin. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But its solo repertoire is meagre, compared with the violin or piano. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I have seen one that has been made from a grand piano. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He began playing piano at the age of six, in his home city of Jakarta. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Fans delight in her extravagant on-stage stunts, such as dripping fake blood or setting her piano alight. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Countless piano concertos have been written, many of them masterpieces, but we tend to get a small selection recycled in our concert halls. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'piano'
British English: piano /pɪˈænəʊ/ NOUN
A piano is a large musical instrument with a row of black and white keys, which you strike with your fingers.
I taught myself how to play the piano.
- American English: piano
- Arabic: بِيَّانُو
- Brazilian Portuguese: piano
- Chinese: 钢琴
- Croatian: klavir
- Czech: klavír
- Danish: klaver
- Dutch: piano
- European Spanish: piano
- Finnish: piano
- French: piano
- German: Klavier
- Greek: πιάνο
- Italian: piano
- Japanese: ピアノ
- Korean: 피아노
- Norwegian: piano
- Polish: fortepian
- European Portuguese: piano
- Romanian: pian
- Russian: пианино
- Spanish: piano
- Swedish: piano
- Thai: เปียโน
- Turkish: piyano
- Ukrainian: піаніно
- Vietnamese: đàn piano
Definition of piano from the Collins English Dictionary
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