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air guitar

The "instrument" that one is said to be playing when strumming an imaginary guitar. I never had any sort of music lessons as a kid—the only instrument I can play is the air guitar. When I walked in, all of the kids were jumping around and playing air guitar to the blaring music.
See also: air

air guitar

n. an imaginary guitar, played along with real music. Jed, who sees himself as some sort of rock star, plays air guitar when he’s happy or sad.
See also: air
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If you wish to enter the UK Air Guitar Championships at Download Festival, entry forms must be completed in full and handed in by noon on Friday, June 14, at the SINDROME.
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Rebecca Flynn, 21, of Ashington, won the Air Guitar <B Star contest as part of Northumberland Live
The 21-year-old, who is developing her skills at Ashington Community Development Trust, said: "I'm thrilled about winning the air guitar contest and I'm really excited about taking part in Northumberland Live 2015.
According to Mirjam James, a research fellow for creative learning and original performance at Cambridge, air guitar can help budding musicians to have moments of inspiration they would not have otherwise, the Daily Star reported.
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Well all you aspiring rock gods can indulge your latent superstar tendencies by taking part in the Welsh heat of the UK Air Guitar Championships, which will be held at the newly opened Fuel Rock Club at Womanby Street in Cardiff tomorrow night.
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