Definition of 'sing'
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That show really knows what singing is all about. The Sun (2012)By the last time she sang it she was in a wheelchair. The Sun (2013)They were all shouting and singing songs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The celebrities who sang and danced gave spectacular performances. The Sun (2015)From an early age she followed in their musical footsteps by singing gospel music in church. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She was really into performing and singing. The Sun (2011)It might help to know what the singing was about. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The songs we sing often give us an opportunity to do that. Christianity Today (2000)After his second goal there was an attempt to sing a song about it. The Sun (2010)Not many people would sing a song like that. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When he opens them you get a glimpse of cloudy grey eyes that stopped singing many years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We could sing or tell stories if we felt like it and were sure we were disturbing nobody. Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)Seen on stage, singing and acting become fused. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is a man who hasn't been able to shout at his singing voice in years. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When did you first get into singing and performing, and who inspired you? The Sun (2012)One generous backer paid for three years of lessons in singing, acting and languages. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She studied drama and appeared in theatre and cabaret, singing and telling jokes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He's also been on comedy programmes and has danced and sung on the telly. The Sun (2016)Generally, you hope that the frontman puts on a bit of a performance and sings in tune. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They are indefatigable birds at this time of the year, singing by night as well as by day. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Musical, she sang me songs. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Furthermore, almost all of the lyrics here were written to be sung in particular musicals by individual characters in specific situations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A videotape of the opening performance displays great singing, playing and conducting. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)
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Translations for 'sing'
British English: sing /sɪŋ/ VERB
If you sing, you make musical sounds with your voice, usually producing words that fit a tune.
She sang the theme tune from the film.
I sing about love most of the time.
- American English: sing
- Arabic: يُغَنِّي
- Brazilian Portuguese: cantar
- Chinese: 歌唱
- Croatian: pjevati
- Czech: zpívat
- Danish: synge
- Dutch: zingen
- European Spanish: cantar
- Finnish: laulaa
- French: chanter
- German: singen
- Greek: τραγουδώ
- Italian: cantare
- Japanese: 歌う
- Korean: 노래하다
- Norwegian: synge
- Polish: zaśpiewać
- European Portuguese: cantar
- Romanian: a cânta
- Russian: петь
- Spanish: cantar
- Swedish: sjunga
- Thai: ร้องเพลง
- Turkish: şarkı söylemek
- Ukrainian: співати
- Vietnamese: hát
Definition of sing from the Collins English Dictionary
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