Definition of Strat in English:

Strat

noun

trademark
  • A Fender Stratocaster electric guitar.

    • ‘Fender created the Strat, as it is known, in 1954.’
    • ‘But then again I never use a tremolo arm anyway, although this might be because the standard tremolos such as the one on my Strat just send the guitar so out of tune that I can't be bothered with it.’
    • ‘The guitar player had a black Strat with chrome trim and nine yards of licks.’
    • ‘Then his wife bought him a Strat and his mate arranged a very special fortieth birthday present’
    • ‘And then, as you're probably aware, the Strat started to become more popular thanks to a certain Mr Hendrix.’

Origin

1970s: abbreviation.

Pronunciation:

Strat

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