"viol" Definition

  1. n. A stringed musical instrument formerly in use, of the same form as the violin, but larger, and having six strings, to be struck with a bow, and the neck furnished with frets for stopping the strings.
  2. n. A large rope sometimes used in weighing anchor.

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Position in dictionary: 107857 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "viol": 30
Words that end with "viol": 3
Words that contain "viol": 44
Next words in dictionary: viola, violable, violaceous, violaniline, violantin
Previous words in dictionary: vinyl, viny, vintry, vintner, vintaging

English Dictionary Definition of viol

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