1. word string a linear sequence of words as spoken or written
  2. first-string of members of a team; not substitutes
  3. Armstrong United States pioneering jazz trumpeter and bandleader
  4. word stress the distribution of stresses within a polysyllabic word
  5. drawstring a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening
  6. ordering the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement
  7. world-shattering sufficiently significant to affect the whole world
  8. apron string a cord used to tie an apron at the waist
  9. headstrong habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition
  10. purse string a drawstring used to close the mouth of a purse
  11. fostering encouragement; aiding the development of something
  12. overstrung being in a tense state
  13. heartstrings your deepest feelings of love and compassion
  14. wondering showing curiosity
  15. unstring remove the strings from
  16. energy-storing of or relating to anabolism
  17. soul-destroying destructive to the spirit or soul
  18. word-splitting making too fine distinctions of little importance
  19. second-string being a replacement or substitute for a regular member of a team
  20. sour-tasting having a sour acidic taste