acoustic, bass, electric, steel
lead, rhythm
blues, classical, jazz, rock, etc.
six-string, twelve-string, etc.

He would stand in front of the mirror, playing air guitar (= playing an imaginary electric guitar) to Van Halen songs.

strum, strum on

As she sang, she strummed her guitar.


He gently plucked his guitar.

pick, plectrum (esp. BrE)
amp (informal), amplifier
case, strap
lick, riff

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