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Main Entry: 1sing
Pronunciation: primarystresssieng
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): sang /primarystresssaeng /; or sung /primarystresssschwaeng/; sung; sing·ing /primarystresssieng-ieng/
1 a : to produce musical sounds by means of the voice b : to utter with musical sounds <sing a song> c : 1CHANT 2, intone <parts of the mass were sung>
2 : to make pleasing musical sounds <birds singing at dawn>
3 : to make a slight shrill sound <a kettle singing on the stove>
4 : to express enthusiastically <sing the praises of life in the city>
5 : 1BUZZ 1, ring <ears singing from the sudden descent>
6 : to affect or bring to a place or state by singing <sing a baby to sleep> <sing the blues away>
7 : to call aloud : cry out <sing out when you find them>
- sing·able /primarystresssieng-schwa-bschwal/ adjective

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