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sing meaning

EN[sɪŋ] [siːŋ] [-ɪŋ]
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  • Sing may refer to:
  • Singing, the act of producing musical sounds with the voice
EN Sing

    Definition of sing in English Dictionary

  • NounPLsingsSUF-ing
    1. A gathering for the purpose of singing songs.
    2. VerbSGsingsPRsingingPTsangPPsungPPsungen
      1. VI To produce musical or harmonious sounds with one’s voice.
        1. "I really want to sing in the school choir." said Vera.
      2. VT To express audibly by means of a harmonious vocalization.
        1. In the lightness of my heart I sang catches of songs as my horse gayly bore me along the well-remembered road.
      3. VT To soothe with singing.
        1. to sing somebody to sleep
      4. VI SLA To confess under interrogation.
        1. To make a small, shrill sound.
          1. The air sings in passing through a crevice.
        2. To relate in verse; to celebrate in poetry.
        3. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The campers decided to have a wiener roast before singing songs around the campfire.
            • You wouldn't expect teenagers to sing opera, but these kids will knock your socks off.
            • So they went in to where Gudruda sat spinning in the hall, singing as she span.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • sing a water cannon, the national guard sprayed the protesters. ‎
            • sing the internet so much can take you away from your studies. ‎
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • I like the way he plays the guitar, but I can't tolerate his voice when he sings.
            • I love you gaily, madly, high-heartedly! I love you so much that I could laugh and sing!
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Intransitive verbs
                • Transitive verbs
                  • Verbs by inflection type
                    • Irregular verbs
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                Meaning of sing for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "sing" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb, a transitive verb and a verbs by inflection type.
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