concert grand


noun

a grand piano of the largest size, being typically 9 feet (2.7 meters) in length.

Nearby words

  1. concern,
  2. concerned,
  3. concerning,
  4. concernment,
  5. concert,
  6. concert overture,
  7. concert party,
  8. concert pitch,
  9. concert tuning,
  10. concertante

Origin of concert grand

First recorded in 1890–95

Also called concert grand piano.

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Examples from the Web for concert grand

  • From the dried sinews stretched across the shell of a dead tortoise to the concert-grand piano of the present day is a far flight.

    How the Piano Came to Be|Ellye Howell Glover


British Dictionary definitions for concert grand

concert grand

noun

a full-size grand piano, usually around 7 feet in lengthCompare baby grand, boudoir grand
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