singing

Definitions of singing
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n the act of singing vocal music

Synonyms:
vocalizing
Types:
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a capella singing, a cappella singing
singing without instrumental accompaniment
bel canto
a style of operatic singing
coloratura
singing with florid ornamentation
caroling
singing joyful religious songs (especially at Christmas)
crooning
the act of singing popular songs in a sentimental manner
crooning
singing in a soft low tone
scat, scat singing
singing jazz; the singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument
harmonisation, harmonization
singing in harmony
humming
the act of singing with closed lips
chanting, intonation
the act of singing in a monotonous tone
intonation
singing by a soloist of the opening piece of plainsong
karaoke
singing popular songs accompanied by a recording of an orchestra (usually in bars or nightclubs)
part-singing
singing with three or more voice parts
hymnody, psalmody
the act of singing psalms or hymns
singalong, singsong
informal group singing of popular songs
solfege, solfeggio
a voice exercise; singing scales or runs to the same syllable
solfege, solfeggio, solmization
singing using solfa syllables to denote the notes of the scale of C major
yodeling
singing by changing back and forth between the chest voice and a falsetto
cantillation
liturgical chanting
Type of:
musical performance
the act of performing music
vocal music
music that is vocalized (as contrasted with instrumental music)

n disclosing information or giving evidence about another

Synonyms:
tattle, telling
Type of:
disclosure, revealing, revelation
the speech act of making something evident

adj smooth and flowing

Synonyms:
cantabile
melodic, melodious, musical
containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing melody

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