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Meaning of "up-bow" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UP-BOW

up-bow  [ˈʌpˌbəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UP-BOW

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Up-Bow is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UP-BOW MEAN IN ENGLISH?

up-bow

Up bow

An up-bow is a type of stroke used when bowing a musical instrument, most often a string instrument. The player draws the bow upward or to the left across the instrument, moving the point of contact from the bow's tip toward the frog.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UP-BOW


angwantibo
æŋˈɡwæntɪˌbəʊ
ASBO
ˈæzˌbəʊ
crossbow
ˈkrɒsˌbəʊ
down-bow
ˈdaʊnˌbəʊ
fogbow
ˈfɒɡˌbəʊ
kybo
ˈkaɪˌbəʊ
longbow
ˈlɒŋˌbəʊ
moonbow
ˈmuːnˌbəʊ
oxbow
ˈɒksˌbəʊ
Paramaribo
ˌpærəˈmærɪˌbəʊ
rainbow
ˈreɪnˌbəʊ
saddlebow
ˈsædəlˌbəʊ
Sasebo
ˈsɑːsəˌbəʊ
steelbow
ˈstiːlˌbəʊ
sunbow
ˈsʌnˌbəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UP-BOW

up-anchor
up-and-comer
up-and-coming
up-and-down
up-and-over
up-and-under
up-and-up
up-close
up-close-and-personal
up-current
up-do
up-draft
Up-Helly-Aa
up-itself
up-market
up-sell
up-selling
up-sum
up-tempo
up-to-date

WORDS THAT END LIKE UP-BOW

at one´s elbow
Benbow
bow
brainbow
bulbous bow
Cupid´s bow
dickey bow
dicky bow
elbow
embow
golfer´s elbow
on the port bow
on the starboard bow
out at elbow
sound bow
sybow
take a bow
tennis elbow
white rainbow
wing bow

Synonyms and antonyms of up-bow in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «up-bow» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UP-BOW

Find out the translation of up-bow to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of up-bow from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «up-bow» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

向上弓
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

up- arco
570 millions of speakers

English

up-bow
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ऊपर से धनुष
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يصل القوس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

до - лука
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

up -bow
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপ-ধনুক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mise arc
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Up-bow
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Aufstrich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

上下弓
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

업 활
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Munggah-gandhewo
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

up- nơ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வரை வில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अप-धनुष्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

keman yayının ileri sürülmesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

up -bow
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

up- bow
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

до- лука
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

up - arc
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

up -bow
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

up- boog
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

up -bow
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

opp -bow
5 millions of speakers

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The term «up-bow» is regularly used and occupies the 94.674 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UP-BOW» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about up-bow

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UP-BOW»

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Picture Yourself Playing Violin: Step-by-Step Instruction ...
Remove all fingers, and roll to the D string to play a long down bow Open D. Quickly set your 1“, Low 2, and 3'“ fingers to play a long up bow G that is staccato slurred to a long up bow Low 2 F. To do this slur, play the first long up bow, stop in ...
Bridgette Seidel, 2008
2
String Builder, Bk 3: Teacher's Manual
When playing the colle up-bow, start with the fingers straight, and as the bow leaves the string in the direction of the up-bow, the fingers become curved. The bow travels above the string about two inches. Play any scale in slow quarter notes, ...
Applebaum, Samuel
3
Jazz Composition and Orchestration
How many notes can be played within a down-bow or an up- bow? Very approximately, the following scale prevails: at a moderately slow tempo (eighty quarter notes per minute) string instruments can play two measures in one bow at pp, one ...
William Russo, 1997
4
The Harvard Dictionary of Music
During the down-bow, indicated by the sign in Ex. 1 , the hand moves away from the violin; during the up-bow [Ex. 2], the hand moves toward the violin. Care must be taken to equalize the naturally stronger down-stroke and the weaker ...
Don Michael Randel, 2003
5
Bach and the Baroque: European Source Materials from the ...
The natural dynamic of a note or passage played on a down bow will be f> p; the natural dynamic of a note or passage played on an up bow will be p < f. However, the shift of balance in the modern bow makes it easier for the player to put ...
Anthony Newman, 1995
6
The Art of Cello Playing: A Complete Textbook-method for ...
Most string players seem to find the up-bow staccato more easily executed than the down-bow staccato. The development, in fact, of an articulate, well -controlled down -bow staccato can become quite a showpiece or conversation piece!
Potter, Louis, 1964
7
Picture Yourself Playing Cello: Step-by-Step Instruction for ...
String players use the terms down-bow and up-bow to describe these bow- strokes. In a down-bow stroke, the bow begins near the frog and moves outward ( to the right). In an up-bow stroke, the bow begins somewhere out toward the tip and ...
Jim Aikin, 2012
8
The Suzuki Violinist
Play short up-bow. Stop. 3. Move bow to A. Lift 3rd. Play another short up-bow. The volume should be the same for both notes. EXERCISE: Fingering and string crossing (2nd measure) 1 . Put 3rd on A. Put bow on lower tape on A. 2. Play short ...
Starr, William
9
A Performer's Guide to Seventeenth-Century Music
Francesco, in addition to his short commentary on bowing issues, provides examples of bowed passages in which he marks “T” (tirare, to pull) for the down- bow and “P” (pontare, to push) for the up-bow. His bowings, all in relation to slurred ...
Jeffery Kite-Powell, Stewart Carter, 2011
10
Violin For Dummies, 2nd Edition
3. Continue your down-bow until you've bowed all the way to the tip. 4. Stop the bow briefly at the tip, and then begin an up-bow while finger I is still playing on the A string. 5. Stop the bow on the string when you arrive at the middle of the bow, ...
Katharine Rapoport, 2012

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UP-BOW»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term up-bow is used in the context of the following news items.
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Studio Skillset – Guitar and Bass Setups Part 1: Neck Adjustment …
If it's set too loosely, providing too much relief, you'll end up with a neck that bows toward the pull of the strings (known as “up-bow”), leaving us with action that is ... «SonicScoop, Sep 11»

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