Associations to the word «Keyboard»


KEYBOARD, noun. (computing) (etc.) A set of keys used to operate a typewriter, computer etc.
KEYBOARD, noun. (music) A component of many instruments including the piano, organ, and harpsichord consisting of usually black and white keys that cause different tones to be produced when struck.
KEYBOARD, noun. (music) A device with keys of a musical keyboard, used to control electronic sound-producing devices which may be built into or separate from the keyboard device.
KEYBOARD, verb. (intransitive) To type on a computer keyboard.
KEYBOARD BASS, noun. (musical instruments) An electronic keyboard instrument specifically used to reproduce the bass note range.
KEYBOARD INSTRUMENT, noun. (musical instrument) Any musical instrument which features a keyboard, including a piano, electronic keyboard and celesta.
KEYBOARD INSTRUMENT, noun. (musical instrument) Any musical instrument that produces sound directly from the manipulation of a keyboard by the performer, including a piano and a celesta.
KEYBOARD INSTRUMENT, noun. (musical instrument) Any musical instrument (a chordophone) that uses a keyboard to manipulate strings which produce sound, including a piano.
KEYBOARD INSTRUMENTS, noun. Plural of keyboard instrument
KEYBOARD SHORTCUT, noun. (computing) a key, or more usually a combination of keys, on the keyboard of a personal computer that activates a specific, predefined function
KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS, noun. Plural of keyboard shortcut
KEYBOARD SMASH, noun. (Internet slang) A seemingly random and unintelligible string of characters, as produced by smashing a keyboard.
KEYBOARD SMASHES, noun. Plural of keyboard smash
KEYBOARD WARRIOR, noun. (pejorative) A person who behaves aggressively and/or in an inflammatory manner in online text-based discussion media, but at the same time does not behave similarly in real life, potentially due to cowardice, introversion or shyness.
KEYBOARD WARRIORS, noun. Plural of keyboard warrior

Dictionary definition

KEYBOARD, noun. Device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like.
KEYBOARD, noun. Holder consisting of an arrangement of hooks on which keys or locks can be hung.

Wise words

We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation.
Florence Scovel Shinn