lute lute  /ˈlut/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a substance for packing a joint or coating a porous surface to make it impervious to gas or liquid
  2. (n) chordophone consisting of a plucked instrument having a pear-shaped body, a usually bent neck, and a fretted fingerboard

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But Don Francisco, cultivated, scholarly, knew it for a lute.
  2. But today, the day after The Osbournes, I sit in front of my friend Wendy like she's Homer with a lute.
  3. These galliards and pavans composed by John Dowland and William Byrd are for the lute alone; or, in the case of six of Dow-land's songs, for lute and voice.

News

  1. Murphy has solid first year at NAU

    (Eds: Updates with more details and quotes.) By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer Northern Arizona coach Jack Murphy is meticulous, has been since his days under Arizona coach Lute Olson, even back to his stint as student manager for his high school team.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Fox Sports

  2. Jack Murphy has solid first year at NAU

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- Northern Arizona coach Jack Murphy is meticulous, has been since his days under Arizona coach Lute Olson, even back to his stint as student manager for his high school team.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Mele Lute Siaila Mokena, infant

    Mele Lute Siaila Mokena was, is and always will be a wonderful blessing to her Daddy, Samiuela Mokena of Te’ekiu, Tonga; Momma, Kayla Marie Osborne of Hayden, Idaho; and family. Born May 19, 2013 at 11:11 p.m., Mele was 6 pounds 5 ounces, and 20.5 inches of beauty, joy, and love.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Coeur d'Alene Press

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Quotes

  • "General Lute is a tremendously accomplished military leader who understands war and government and knows how to get things done," Bush said in a statement.
    on May 15, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

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