Definition of 'keyboard'

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Example sentences containing 'keyboard'

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They are growing up mainly exposed to indoor microbes, such as the ones growing on their computer keyboards. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A triathlete, he also plays the guitar and keyboards. Times, Sunday Times (2017)For most of the concert the 36-year-old sat at the piano and was accompanied by a string quartet, a drummer and a keyboard player. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We used the same keyboard and the same desk. The Sun (2009)We have keyboard and bass some feet that he plays in with his noises drums. The Sun (2008)The machine in question was a chunky monitor with a mouse and keyboard. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is more noticeable when he is on the computer keyboard and playing the piano. Times, Sunday Times (2006)These keyboard warriors all use their anonymity as a safety net. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Others have said excessive use of a keyboard or mouse causes the condition. The Sun (2010)Video footage apparently shows him tearing down displays and hurling phones and keyboards around and setting off a fire extinguisher. The Sun (2012)There are few more comforting sounds around than these three women singing over the top of their cheap keyboards and old drum machines. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Just chamber instruments, keyboards and brass. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It doesn't fit into screens and keyboards. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He switched serenely between keyboard and guitar throughout, just as his illustrious predecessor used to do. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Unlike most pianos, the keyboard is accessible and inviting. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She taught herself drums and keyboards, and learnt to write on computers and record her music. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Since the 1950s he was a leading theorist in the study of early plucked strings and keyboard instruments. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is easy to imagine him being locked in his garden shed for hours on end with only a set of keyboards for company. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The previous owner of our house built a space rocket in the garden and filled it with computer keyboards, screens and lights. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The keyboard player was fined 750 and must pay a 75 victim surcharge. The Sun (2014)Live, they became a five-piece with the addition of a drummer and a bloke who switched between bass and keyboards. Times, Sunday Times (2008)

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Translations for 'keyboard'

British English: keyboard /ˈkiːˌbɔːd/ NOUN
The keyboard of a computer is the set of keys that you press in order to operate it.
  • American English: keyboard
  • Arabic: لَوْحَةُ الـمَفَاتِيحُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: teclado
  • Chinese: 键盘
  • Croatian: tipkovnica
  • Czech: klávesnice
  • Danish: tastatur
  • Dutch: toetsenbord
  • European Spanish: teclado
  • Finnish: näppäimistö
  • French: clavier
  • German: Tastatur
  • Greek: πληκτρολόγιο
  • Italian: tastiera
  • Japanese: キーボード
  • Korean: 키보드
  • Norwegian: keyboard
  • Polish: klawiatura
  • European Portuguese: teclado
  • Romanian: tastatură
  • Russian: клавиатура
  • Spanish: teclado
  • Swedish: tangentbord
  • Thai: แผงแป้นอักขระ
  • Turkish: klavye
  • Ukrainian: клавіатура
  • Vietnamese: bàn phím


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