Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Instrument"

The meaning of "Instrument" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Maybe stick to...not playing an instrument? mean?
A: is correct, I’ll just expand the answer.

“Maybe you should stick to ...” means that the person is probably better at something and should keep improving or working on it.

Example: maybe you should stick to art and not playing an instrument.

The speaker is suggesting that the person has more potential in Art because it probably is good, than they do playing an instrument, probably they are not very good yet playing the instrument.
Q: What does the instrument is a device for measuring the present value of a quantity under observation mean?
A: The tool is used to measure a number of something.
Q: What does instrument? mean?
A: instrument = a contract between a bank and a customer

Here, "the instrument" refers to "syndicated loans".
Q: What does instrument mean?
A: The first thing I think of is a musical instrument, like a piano, flute etc. In a general sort of way it can mean tool. A surgeon will have many medical instruments available to use, such as clamps, drills, bone saws and scalpels. This next one is more of a metaphor: That guy is an instrument of chaos. Meaning, everywhere he goes, there is trouble and confusion, everything he touches falls apart. He is literally nothing but trouble.

Example sentences using "Instrument"

Q: Please show me example sentences with instrument .
A: The cockpit of an aeroplane is full of instruments helping the pilot.

Synonyms of "Instrument" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between instrument and machine and medical machine and medical instrument ?
A: So, first one is instrument. And instrument can mean a tool or a musical instrument. In this case a tool.
A: Can you hand me the instrument?
B: Sure, the trumpet or flute?
This would be an example of the musical instrument, but we don’t use “instrument” often, we specify what it is we would want. Machine would be a printer or something robotic. It can be anything but usually something mechanical. A medical machine would be anything having to do with Health, but it is mechanical. A medical instrument would be a medical tool.
A: Could you pass me the medical instrument? This wouldn’t be necessarily correct. Again we’d specify. Feel free to ask if you need anything explained further!
Q: What is the difference between instrument and appliance ?
A: An instrument can also be something you use with your hands. For example, a surgeon uses a scalpel, which would be classed as a medical instrument. An appliance is usually electric/gas and does not require constant hands-on use - you set it and it does the job for you.
Q: What is the difference between medical instrument and medical apparatus ?
A: An "apparatus" really just means a piece of equipment.
A "medical apparatus" is any piece of equipment used in a hospital for medical purposes.
A "medical instrument" is a piece of equipment that a doctor uses.
An MRI scanner is one example of an apparatus that is not an instrument.
Q: What is the difference between instrument and tool ?
A: Tool is an object used in science or in mechanics

Intrument a measuring device or a objects that makes sound
Q: What is the difference between Which instrument did Jimi Hendrix play? and Which instrument played Jimi Hendrix? ?
A: Check the question to view the answer

Translations of "Instrument"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? instrument
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? this instrument
A: thank you
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? instrument
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? instruments for biological or chemical experiments
A: Hmmm. I'm not quite sure what you mean. When you use the words "instruments" are you referring to lab supplies such as beakers, test tubes, and microscopes that are used in biological or chemical experiment?

Or perhaps you are referring to test subject within chemical or biological experiments.

I'm assuming you meant the first one, but let me know if I didn't understand your question!

Other questions about "Instrument"

Q: A:
They played instruments in line the music.
They danced in line the music.

B:
They played instruments to the music.
They danced to the music.

What is different between the two?
A: A does not make sense, B does.
Q: what's your first instrument you can play? does this sound natural?
A: What was the first instrument you learned how to play?
Q: A: What instruments are you able to play?
B: What instruments can you play? does this sound natural?
A: A: What instruments are you able to play?
B: What instruments can you play?

“What instruments do you play?” is also good.
Q: Which instruments you can play?
Which instruments are you able to play? does this sound natural?
A: It would sound better: Which instruments (can you play?) are you able to play?
Q: I would never believed that two instruments would work so perfectly together. does this sound natural?
A: If you change it to "I would never have believed" then it's perfect!

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

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