What does SINGING mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. singing, vocalizingnoun

    the act of singing vocal music

  2. tattle, singing, tellingadjective

    disclosing information or giving evidence about another

  3. cantabile, singingadjective

    smooth and flowing

Wiktionary

  1. singingnoun

    The act of using the voice to produce musical sounds; vocalizing.

  2. singingnoun

    Disclosing information, or giving evidence about another.

  3. singingnoun

    A gathering for the purpose of singing shape note songs.

  4. singingadjective

    Smooth and flowing.

  5. singingadjective

    Producing a whistling sound due to the escape of steam.

Wikipedia

  1. Singing

    Singing is the act of creating musical sounds with the voice. A person who sings is called a singer, artist or vocalist (in jazz and/or popular music). Singers perform music (arias, recitatives, songs, etc.) that can be sung with or without accompaniment by musical instruments. Singing is often done in an ensemble of musicians, such as a choir. Singers may perform as soloists or accompanied by anything from a single instrument (as in art song or some jazz styles) up to a symphony orchestra or big band. Different singing styles include art music such as opera and Chinese opera, Indian music, Japanese music, and religious music styles such as gospel, traditional music styles, world music, jazz, blues, ghazal, and popular music styles such as pop, rock, and electronic dance music. Singing can be formal or informal, arranged, or improvised. It may be done as a form of religious devotion, as a hobby, as a source of pleasure, comfort, or ritual as part of music education or as a profession. Excellence in singing requires time, dedication, instruction, and regular practice. If practice is done regularly then the sounds can become clearer and stronger. Professional singers usually build their careers around one specific musical genre, such as classical or rock, although there are singers with crossover success (singing in more than one genre). Professional singers usually take voice training provided by voice teachers or vocal coaches throughout their careers

ChatGPT

  1. singing

    Singing refers to the act or process of producing musical sounds and tones using the voice. It involves the controlled emission of vocal sounds, usually in a melodic and rhythmic manner, with varying pitch, volume, and quality of tone. Singing is commonly used in musical performances, vocal exercises, and artistic expressions, and it serves as a means of communication and self-expression for individuals.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Singing

    of Sing

  2. Singing

    a. & n. from Sing, v

Wikidata

  1. Singing

    Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm. One who sings is called a singer or vocalist. Singers perform music that can be sung either with or without accompaniment by musical instruments. Singing is often done in a group of other musicians, such as in a choir of singers with different voice ranges, or in an ensemble with instrumentalists, such as a rock group or baroque ensemble. In many respects human song is a form of sustained speech, nearly anyone able to speak can also sing. Singing can be formal or informal, arranged or improvised. It may be done for pleasure, comfort, ritual, education, or profit. Excellence in singing may require time, dedication, instruction, and regular practice. If practice is done on a regular basis then the sounds are said to be more clear and strong. Professional singers usually build their careers around one specific musical genre, such as classical or rock. They typically take voice training provided by voice teachers or vocal coaches throughout their careers.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. singing

    The chaunt by which the leadsman in the chains proclaims his soundings at each cast:-- "To heave the lead the seaman sprung, And to the pilot cheerly sung, By the deep--nine."

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SINGING' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4633

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SINGING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2202

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SINGING in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SINGING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of SINGING in a Sentence

  1. Van Dyke:

    Well, I would not have smoked or drunk anything, i think that set me back. There are times that I feel like apologizing to my body for the way I treated it… I have arthritis and all those things, but I keep moving… I didn’t discover dancing and singing until I was in my 30s. It just happened out of nowhere. I regret that I didn’t train a little or take some vocal coaching or something. But I just enjoyed what I had and had fun with it. If I had to go back, I’d train.

  2. John DeVore:

    I can't see any scenario where this doesn't make a reality singing competition better. It's win-win, if the couple breaks up, the drama is like gravy. If the chemistry cools, it's a win, because watching two celebrities bored in love would be entertaining. If the pair conspires, that's a fantastic controversy. Win.

  3. Raymond Legrand:

    Jacques and I had to work really hard to get this project off the ground, the producers showed us the door saying: 'You're a couple of nice young guys, but do you really think that people will spend an hour-and-a-half listening to characters singing life's little platitudes!'.

  4. Van Dyke:

    I think that set me back. There are times that I feel like apologizing to my body for the way I treated it… I have arthritis and all those things, but I keep moving… I didn’t discover dancing and singing until I was in my 30s. It just happened out of nowhere. I regret that I didn’t train a little or take some vocal coaching or something. But I just enjoyed what I had and had fun with it. If I had to go back, I’d train.

  5. Larry Hernandez:

    I make music to entertain, unfortunately, there are many people who don't understand this, that think that through the simple act of singing a corrido, you are part of a group.

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