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Steinway Line breaks: Stein|way
Pronunciation: /ˈstʌɪnweɪ/

Definition of Steinway in English:


A piano manufactured by the German piano-builder Henry Engelhard Steinway (1797–1871), or by the firm which he founded in New York in 1853.
Example sentences
  • It is a re-creation of a historic Steinway concert grand piano that was first exhibited at the New York World's Fair in 1939.
  • As part of its 150th anniversary, Steinway & Sons is looking for the oldest Steinway grand piano and upright.
  • Amongst its treasures is the monumental Steinway concert grand piano, presented to Wagner by Steinways on the occasion of the first performance of the Ring cycle in 1876.

Words that rhyme with Steinway

bridleway • driveway
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