steel guitar


noun

an acoustic, handheld guitar having a metal resonator and producing a wailing, variable sound.
a pedal steel guitar.
a Hawaiian guitar.

Nearby words

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  9. steel pan,
  10. steel trap

Origin of steel guitar

First recorded in 1925–30

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British Dictionary definitions for steel guitar

steel guitar

noun

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