a box with an opening across which are stretched a number of strings of equal length that are tuned in unison and sounded by the wind.
7 Literary Classics By Author One-Hit WondersSeven classics works of literature that would today be known as "One-Hit wonders."
The Many Ways To Use ApostrophesAn apostrophe (’) can show possession or indicate that letters or numbers have been omitted. They can also indicate ownership. Possessive Nouns When a singular noun doesn’t end in S, you just need to add an apostrophe and an S to make it possessive. Examples include “the boy’s bike,” “the dog’s leash,” and “Bob’s house.” If a singular noun does end in S, you should …
Origin of aeolian harp
First recorded in 1785–95
Also called aeolian lyre, wind harp.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for aeolian harp
Her mischievous eyes, her lips, crimson with fulness of life, were not made for such AEolian-harp sentimentalities.Fromont and Risler, Complete|Alphonse Daudet
British Dictionary definitions for aeolian harp
a stringed instrument that produces a musical sound when a current of air or wind passes over the stringsAlso called: wind harp
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012