Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Stradivari

[strad-uh-vair-ee; Italian strah-dee-vah-ree]
noun
  1. An·to·nio [an-toh-nee-oh; Italian ahn-taw-nyaw] /ænˈtoʊ ni oʊ; Italian ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/, 1644?–1737, Italian violinmaker of Cremona (pupil of Nicolò Amati).
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for stradivari

Historical Examples of stradivari

  • The form partakes of that of Stradivari; wood usually of excellent quality.

    The Violin

    George Hart

  • There are three essential points of difference between Guarneri and Stradivari.

    The Violin

    George Hart

  • The sound-holes are broader and more perpendicular than those of Stradivari.

    The Violin

    George Hart

  • The third is the scroll, in which Guarneri is as distinct from Stradivari as it is possible to be.

    The Violin

    George Hart

  • In his instruments may be clearly traced the teachings of Stradivari.

    The Violin

    George Hart


British Dictionary definitions for stradivari

Stradivari

noun
  1. Antonio (anˈtɔːnjo). ?1644–1737, Italian violin, viola, and cello maker
Show More
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