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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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Singing

    of Sing

  2. Singing

    a. & n. from Sing, v

Freebase

  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. Limpsync:

    Singing is exercise for the soul.

  2. Limpsync:

    Singing is a little bit like the Halloween of emotions. It allows us to put on any costume we want; to become any character we need to express at any given moment; to instantly feel better and to do so in a way that is generally more publicly acceptable.

  3. Lech Kurek:

    I am praying and my wife is singing, it is just crazy and surreal... For Christians, it is terrible ahead of Easter.

  4. Hugh Grant:

    Sometimes she would do bad singing that was like 2 out of 10 bad and sometimes she would crank it up to like 12, and those were very difficult to cope with, particularly if I was having to do some very serious, stern, protective scene at the same time.

  5. Lauren Green:

    Every heart, really, when Fox News Lifestyle sings, is ultimately singing to God.

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