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chant

chant

 
pronunciation:
chaent
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a song that is sung on the same note or the same few notes throughout.
similar words:
monotone, song
definition 2: words spoken in rhythm over and over on a single pitch.
The team gave a victory chant after the game.
similar words:
monotone
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: chanted, chanting, chants
definition 1: to sing in a chanting style.
similar words:
sing
definition 2: to read or speak in a chant.
The students chanted the poem they had learned by heart.
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