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Meaning of SINGSONG

Pronunciation:  'singsâng

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  (British) informal group singing of popular songs
  2. [n]  a regular and monotonous rising and falling intonation
  3. [adj]  uttered in a monotonous cadence or rhythm as in chanting; "their chantlike intoned prayers"; "a singsong manner of speaking"
  4. [v]  speak, chant, or declaim in a singsong
  5. [v]  move as if accompanied by a singsong; "The porters singsonged the travellers' luggage up the mountain"
 

SINGSONG is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: chantlike, intoned, rhythmic, rhythmical
 
 See Also: cantillate, chant, displace, intonate, intonation, intone, modulation, move, pitch contour, singing, vocalizing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Sing"song`\, n.
    1. Bad singing or poetry.
    
    2. A drawling or monotonous tone, as of a badly executed
       song.
    
    
  2. \Sing"song`\, a.
    Drawling; monotonous.
    
    
  3. \Sing"song`\, v. i.
    To write poor poetry. [R.] --Tennyson.
    
    
 

 

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