Student Thesaurus

One entry found for instrument.
Entry Word: instrument
Function: noun
Text: 1 a written or printed paper giving information about or proof of something <a valid will is a legal instrument> -- see CERTIFICATE
2 an article intended for use in work <always choose the right instrument for any woodworking job> -- see IMPLEMENT
3 something used to achieve an end <he sees scouting as an instrument for building character in young people> -- see AGENT 1