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serenade

verb [T] uk   /ˌser.əˈneɪd/ us  
to play a piece of music or sing for someone, especially for a woman while standing outside her house at night: Romeo serenades Juliet in the moonlight. Shoppers are serenaded with live piano music.

serenade

noun [C] uk   /ˌser.əˈneɪd/ us  
a song or piece of music sung or played for someone a piece of classical music in several parts: 'Moonlight Serenade'
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