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sing

sing

 
pronunciation:
sIng
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part of speech: verb
inflections: sings, singing, sang, sung
definition 1: to make musical sounds with the voice.
She sings in the shower.
similar words:
carol, trill
definition 2: to perform as a singer.
The chorus sang during intermission.
definition 3: to produce musical sound of particular beauty.
That trumpet really sings!
definition 4: to state or announce with great enthusiasm.
After the homerun, the coach was singing my praises.
synonyms:
proclaim
similar words:
acclaim, celebrate, declare, glorify, sound
Word Builder: sing +
  • singer:
    a person who sings.
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