What does singer mean?

Definitions for singer
ˈsɪŋ ərsinger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. singer, vocalist, vocalizer, vocaliser(noun)

    a person who sings

  2. Singer, Isaac M. Singer, Isaac Merrit Singer(noun)

    United States inventor of an improved chain-stitch sewing machine (1811-1875)

  3. Singer, Isaac Bashevis Singer(noun)

    United States writer (born in Poland) of Yiddish stories and novels (1904-1991)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Singer(noun)

    one who, or that which, singes

    Etymology: [From Singe.]

  2. Singer(noun)

    one employed to singe cloth

    Etymology: [From Singe.]

  3. Singer(noun)

    a machine for singeing cloth

    Etymology: [From Singe.]

  4. Singer(noun)

    one who sings; especially, one whose profession is to sing

    Etymology: [From Singe.]

Freebase

  1. Singer

    The lead vocalist or lead vocal is the member of a band who sings the main solo vocal portions of a song. The lead vocalist may also play one or more instruments, and is usually the "leader" of their group, often the spokesman in interviews and before the public. The lead vocalist is sometimes referred to as the frontman. For example, Robert Plant is the lead singer of Led Zeppelin. In certain types of music, notably soul and rock'n'roll, there is a line-up of a lead vocalist with a named group of backing vocalists. Such line-ups can be very fluid, with both the lead vocalist and the backing group pursuing independent careers; and frequent personnel changes are not uncommon. While members of backing bands were often replaceable, the lead singer would be regarded as having a more marketable name and would have to hire or fire backing musicians at will. Cases of backing bands "defecting" to rival vocalists were rarer, but did happen on occasion as seen by Tony Orlando and Dawn.

Editors Contribution

  1. singer

    A person who sings.

    The singer at the opera was amazing, brought much joy, peace and harmony to the room.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'singer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4626

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'singer' in Nouns Frequency: #1823

Anagrams for singer »

  1. Re-sign

  2. Signer

How to pronounce singer?

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How to say singer in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of singer in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of singer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of singer in a Sentence

  1. Gilberto Martinez:

    He's an exceptional singer. He sings stories through his music, if you don't know him, you haven't understood what love is, what falling out of love is, what Jose Jose wanted to show us with each one of his songs - above all with his voice.

  2. The Breakfast:

    I want to be a better singer, i still want to write better songs. I want to make better albums. I want to improve. That’s plenty of motivation right there.

  3. Fatima Kabbani:

    He is a singer and an artist, and art has nothing to do with politics.

  4. Felicity Huffman:

    Rick SInger told me that her tests scores were too low, and if her math SAT scores didn't rise dramatically, none of the colleges she was interested in would even consider her auditions, i honestly didn't and don't care about my daughter going to a prestigious college. I just wanted to give her a shot at being considered for a program where her acting talent would be the deciding factor.

  5. Lisa Singer:

    Even in Lisa Singer , the worst of times, even when Liz Joice did n’t have Liz Joice hair — every single thing, it was n’t the end-all for Liz Joice.

Images & Illustrations of singer

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