Synonyms of instrument in English:

instrument

noun

  • 1 a wound made with a sharp instrument
  • 2 check all the cockpit instruments
    measuring device, gauge, meter; indicator, dial, display; avionics
  • 3 drama can be an instrument of learning
    agent, agency, cause, channel, medium, means, mechanism, vehicle, organ
  • 4 he is a mere instrument
    pawn, puppet, creature, dupe, cog; tool, cat's paw
    informal stooge
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