Translation of restring in Spanish:

restring

cambiarle las cuerdas a, v.

Pronunciation /riːˈstrɪŋ//riˈstrɪŋ/

transitive verb

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    (guitar/violin) cambiarle las cuerdas a
    (violin/guitar) volver a encordar
    Sport (racket) volver a encordar
    (pearls/necklace) reensartar
    (pearls/necklace) reenhebrar
    • It was a good racket to begin with, but my boss didn't like the colour; repainted and restrung it.
    • On the contrary, it is when instruments are not restrung and are transported to decontamination in a haphazard fashion that damage occurs.
    • Even to my untrained eyes, I could notice that Will's racket was in terrible need of restringing but it didn't seem to affect his game.
    • She has worked with jazz musicians, commissioned new works, and is now exploring the possibilities of period instruments, restringing her Stradivarius with gut and using baroque and classical bows.
    • He thought it must have fallen from his pocket somewhere after he'd sat restringing the instrument under his favourite tree, but he hadn't been able to find it again.
    • Sarah Maultby, York Museums' Trust assistant curator of social history, said the harpsichord has been restrung using brass and iron music wires that are historically accurate.
    • Looms can be restrung for future projects with cotton string.
    • ‘This could take some time,’ he amended, watching Cinaed struggle to restring the bow.
    • All Mullova did to meet the band was restring her precious Strad with medieval cat gut instead of modern metal, tone it down a tad to baroque standard and borrow an antique-shop bow.
    • He quietly took my guitar and started to restring it for me.
    • Instruments should be arranged loosely and neatly in mesh-bottom trays but should not be restrung.
    • They're restringing their bows, straightening their arrows, sharpening their lances.
    • He invited her to sit while he finished restringing his guitar, and they chatted.
    • Once he restrung and polished an old broken ornament to go round Sanjukta's waist - thenceforward the benga patia became indispensable to Odissi.
    • Racquet sport players also spend at the pro shop, buying balls, clothing, racquets and shoes and getting their racquets restrung.
    • Of particular interest is the accompaniment on a well preserved Erard of 1897 in Jos van Immerseel's collection, restrung recently but otherwise in its original condition.
    • On the negative side, compound crossbows are more expensive, difficult to restring and keep in tune, physically heavier and noisier.
    • I wish I'd realised about Lucy's broken guitar string sooner; I could have quickly restrung it up for her if I'd known.