string of pearls

string of pearls
necklace made of pearls, chain of pearls

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • String of pearls — may refer to:* Senecio rowleyanus, plant known as String of pearls or String of beads * A String of Pearls or The String of Pearls: a romance , titles under which Sweeney Todd was first published * A String of Pearls Twined with Golden Flowers,… …   Wikipedia

  • String of pearls — (crass) blobs or beads of sperm ejaculated on the chest of a sexual partner …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • string of pearls — Australian Slang (crass) blobs or beads of sperm ejaculated on the chest of a sexual partner …   English dialects glossary

  • The String of Pearls — The String of Pearls: A Romance is the title of a story first published as a penny part serial 1846 47. The main antagonist of the story is the infamous Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street , who here makes his literary debut. Todd is a …   Wikipedia

  • A String of Pearls (film) — Infobox Film name = A String of Pearls image size = caption = director = D. W. Griffith producer = writer = Bernardine R. Leist narrator = starring = Blanche Sweet Dorothy Bernard music = cinematography = G. W. Bitzer editing = distributor =… …   Wikipedia

  • A String of Pearls Twined with Golden Flowers — or The Golden Twins is a Romanian fairy tale collected by Petre Ispirescu in Legende sau basmele românilor . [Julia Collier Harris, Rea Ipcar, The Foundling Prince Other Tales: Translated from the Roumanian of Petre Ispirescu , p 65, Houghton… …   Wikipedia

  • string — [striŋ] n. [ME streng < OE, akin to Ger strang: see STRONG] 1. a) a thin line of twisted fiber used for tying, pulling, fastening, etc.; slender cord or thick thread b) a narrow strip of leather or cloth for fastening shoes, clothing, etc.;… …   English World dictionary

  • pearls — n. 1) to string pearls 2) cultured; imitation; natural pearls 3) a string of pearls * * * imitation natural pearls a string of pearls cultured to string pearls …   Combinatory dictionary

  • string — string1 W2S3 [strıŋ] n ↑sticker, ↑string ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(thread)¦ 2¦(group/series)¦ 3 no strings (attached) 4 string of pearls/lights/beads etc 5¦(music)¦ 6 first string/second string etc 7 have somebody on a string 8 have more than one string to your …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • string — stringless, adj. stringlike, adj. /string/, n., v., strung; strung or (Rare) stringed; stringing. n. 1. a slender cord or thick thread used for binding or tying; line. 2. something resembling a cord or thread. 3. Physics. a mathematical entity… …   Universalium

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