A boy playing a guitar.
guitar definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French guitare ; from Old Spanish guitarra ; from Arabic qītār ; from Classical Greek kithara, lyre, lute
- guitarist noun
guitar definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: French guitare, from Spanish guitarra, from Greek kitharā, cithara.
- gui·tarˈist noun
guitar - Cultural Definition
A stringed musical instrument (see strings) usually played by strumming or plucking. Guitars are widely used in folk music and, often amplified electronically, in country and western music and rock 'n' roll.