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We found 59 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word instrument:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. instrument: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. instrument: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. instrument: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. instrument: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. instrument: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. instrument: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Instrument, instrument: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. instrument: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. instrument: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. instrument: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. instrument: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. instrument: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. instrument: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. instrument: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. instrument: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. instrument: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Instrument (film), Instrument (finance), Instrument (linguistics), Instrument (music), Instrument: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Instrument: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. instrument: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. instrument: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Instrument (nt), instrument, instrument (m), instrument (m) (de musique): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. instrument: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. instrument: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. instrument: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. instrument: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. instrument: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. instrument: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. instrument: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. INSTRUMENTINSTRUMENT: Band Terms [home, info]
  2. instrument: Essentials of Music [home, info]
  3. INSTRUMENT: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  4. instrument: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  5. Instrument: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (13 matching dictionaries)
  1. Instrument: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. instrument: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. instrument: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. instrument: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. instrument: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  6. instrument: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  7. Instrument: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  8. Instrument: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  9. INSTRUMENT: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  10. Instrument: Investopedia [home, info]
  11. instrument: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  12. Instrument (finance), instrument: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  13. instrument: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. instrument: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. instrument: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. instrument: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. instrument: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. INSTRUMENT, INSTRUMENT, INSTRUMENT: Terminology and Descriptions of Geneaological Words [home, info]
  2. instrument: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. instrument: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. instrument: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Instrument: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Instrument: Data Acquisition [home, info]
  3. instrument: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (instrument)

noun:  the means whereby some act is accomplished ("My greed was the instrument of my destruction")
noun:  a device that requires skill for proper use
noun:  a person used by another to gain an end
noun:  any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
noun:  the semantic role of the entity (usually inanimate) that the agent uses to perform an action or start a process
noun:  (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
verb:  equip with instruments for measuring, recording, or controlling
verb:  address a legal document to
verb:  write an instrumental score for

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