from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A piano having the strings strung in a horizontal harp-shaped frame supported usually on three legs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A large piano in which the strings are strung horizontally in a heavy frame shaped like a harp

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a large piano, usually harp-shaped, in which the wires or strings are generally triplicated, increasing the power, and all the mechanism is introduced in the most effective manner, regardless of the size of the instrument.
  • n. See under Grand.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a piano with the strings on a horizontal harp-shaped frame; usually supported by three legs


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