Cither - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsɪθər|  American pronunciation of the word cither
Brit.  |ˈsɪθə|  British pronunciation of the word cither


- a musical stringed instrument with strings stretched over a flat sounding board; it is laid flat and played with a plectrum and with fingers (syn: zither, zithern)
- a 16th century musical instrument resembling a guitar with a pear-shaped soundbox and wire strings (syn: cithern, citole, cittern, gittern)
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