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sing

verb uk   /sɪŋ/ (sang, sung) us  

sing verb (MAKE MUSIC)

A1 [I or T] to make musical sounds with the voice, usually a tune with words: The children sang two songs by Schubert at the school concert. We were woken early by the sound of the birds singing. Your grandmother would like you to sing for/to her. [+ two objects] Will you sing us a song/sing a song to us? She sang her baby to sleep every night. Pavarotti is singing Rodolfo (= singing the part of Rodolfo) in "La Bohème" at La Scala this week. Please sing up ( US out) (= sing louder).
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sing verb (RING)

[I] to make or be filled with a (high) ringing sound: A bullet sang past the top of the soldier's head.
singing
noun [U] uk   /ˈsɪŋ.ɪŋ/ us  
Phrasal verbs
Traducciones de “sing”
en coreano 노래하다…
en árabe يُغَنّي…
en francés chanter…
en turco şarkı söylemek…
en italiano cantare…
en chino (tradicionál) 唱歌, 演唱…
en ruso петь…
en polaco śpiewać…
en español cantar…
en portugués cantar…
en alemán singen…
en catalán cantar…
en japonés (~を)歌う…
en chino (simplificado) 唱歌, 演唱…
(Definition of sing verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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