lute

(redirected from lutenist)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to lutenist: lutist, Lutestring

lute

 [lo̳t]
1. a substance such as cement, wax, or clay that coats a joint area to make a tight seal; called also luting agent.
2. to coat with such a substance.

lute

(lūt),
To seal or fasten with wax or cement.
[L. lutum, mud]

lute

(lldbomact)
1. a substance such as cement, wax, or clay that coats a surface or joint area to make a tight seal.
2. to coat or seal with such a substance.

lute

[lo̅o̅t]
Etymology: L, lutum, mud
1 n, a substance such as cement, wax, or clay that coats a surface or joint area to make a tight seal. Also called luting agent.
2 v, to coat or seal with such a substance.

lute

(lūt)
To seal or fasten with wax or cement.
[L. lutum, mud]
References in periodicals archive ?
Included are all aspects of the instrument: famous and obscure lutenists, professional musicians and more or less gifted amateurs, the lute music which is transmitted in printed books and manuscripts, the lute makers and the (international) lute trade.
Ingres's Odalisque with a Lutenist is elicited from enticing hues of crimson, vanilla, dark gold, striated green and shadowed flesh-tones.
In Portugal the instrument was played at court, while in Italy the celebrated lutenist Francesco da Milano, whose skills earned him the name Il Divino, also performed on the vihuela.
English poet, composer, musical and literary theorist, and physician, one of the outstanding songwriters of the brilliant English lutenist school of the late 16th and early 17th centuries.
Featuring saxophonist Stan Strickland and pianist Peter Cassino's Quartet, featuring saxophonist Paul Saunders, bassist Sean Farias, and drummer Miki Matsuki; soprano Cristi Catt, mezzo-soprano Laurie Monahan, baroque flautists Carol Epple and Na'ama Lion, violinist Dana Maiben, viola da gambist Jane Hershey, lutenist Douglas Freundlich, harpsichordists Francis Conover Fitch and Peter Sykes, and dancers Camilla Finlay and Ken Pierce.
The accounting records dating from 1546 mention Pesin along with the lutenist Sebastian Ochsenkun (1521-1574), for instance.
the lutenist cried at Rob, who returned a puzzled look.
Though if the crowds for this recital by countertenor Iestyn Davies and the lutenist Thomas Dunford are any indication, it's no longer quite such a secret.
Tyler is to be commended for not abandoning the use of various sorts of original notation: he includes examples in Italian and French tablatures, which should be familiar to any lutenist, as well as ones that use the chordal alfabeto, often mixed with Italian tablature.
modicum of respect from lutenist colleagues, while causing considerable
TUNIS (TAP) - Famous Tunisian lutenist and composer Anouar Brahem will perform three shows at the 32 Montreal International Jazz Festival, which started on June 25 and runs through July 4, 2011.
Well-known Tunisian artists, including the world famous lutenist Anwar Brahem and the Tunisian poet and painter Ali Louati, lent their support to ensure that the center would become not only a museum, but also a multi-disciplinary, dynamic project.