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Definitions of "song"

  • noun
  • A brief composition written or adapted for singing. noun
  • The act or art of singing. noun
  • A distinctive or characteristic sound made by an animal, such as a bird or an insect. noun
  • noun
  • Poetry; verse. noun
  • A lyric poem or ballad. noun
  • (for a song) At a low price. idiom
  • A Middle English preterit of sing. noun
  • Singing; vocal music in general; utterance in tones of musical quality and succession, with or without words: opposed to speech and to instrumental music. noun
  • The musical cry of some birds (see singing bird, under sing) and, by extension, of some other animals. noun
  • A short poem intended for singing, or set to music; a ballad or lyric. noun
  • A particular melody or musical setting for such a poem, for either one or several voices (in the latter case usually called a part-song or glee). noun
  • Poetry; poetical composition; verse. noun
  • A more trifle; something of little or no value: as, I bought it for a song. noun
  • That which is sung or uttered with musical modulations of the voice, whether of a human being or of a bird, insect, etc. noun
  • A lyrical poem adapted to vocal music; a ballad. noun
  • More generally, any poetical strain; a poem. noun
  • Poetical composition; poetry; verse. noun

The word "song" in example sentences

It must be confessed, however, that the field of English slang verse and canting song, though not altogether barren, has yet small claim to the idiomatic and plastic treatment that obtains in many an _Argot - song_ and _Germania-romance; _ in truth, with a few notable exceptions, there is little in the present collection that can claim literary rank.. [Musa Pedestris - Three Centuries of Canting Songs and Slang Rhymes [1536 - 1896]]

The melody flows or soars like the song of a bird, because it is the free expression, not of musical fantasy, as such (the unconscious play of tonal fancy), but the flow of _melody_, _song_, the soaring of spirit in some one particular direction, floating upon buoyant pinions, and in directions well conceived and sure.. [A Popular History of the Art of Music From the Earliest Times Until the Present]

This was a tumultuous mixture of the wild carouse, the noisy song, and the drunken dance; and the meaning of the word comedy is a comus _song_.. [Handbook of Universal Literature From the Best and Latest Authorities]

My Dear Hodgson, -- I thank you for your song, or, rather, your two songs, -- your new song on love, and your _old song_ on _religion_.. [The Works of Lord Byron: Letters and Journals. Vol. 2]

because the cry here is wing to wing10 and song to song—. [Calls. V. Mist Forms]

On his first solo album, “Journey’s End,” Matthew Fisher wrote and sang a song with the lyric, “Just don’t make me play **that song** again.”. [Should Have Thought of That in 1967 - The Lede Blog - NYTimes.com]

On his first solo album, “Journey’s End,” Matthew Fisher wrote and sang a song with the lyric, “Just don’t make me play **that song** again.”. [Should Have Thought of That in 1967 - The Lede Blog - NYTimes.com]

I'm using the term "song cycle" for Scaling because I'm really grouping these songs together.. [Daniel J. Kushner: Vital Vox: "A & Q" With Gelsey Bell]

I'm using the term "song cycle" for Scaling because I'm really grouping these songs together.. [Daniel J. Kushner: Vital Vox: "A & Q" With Gelsey Bell]

The fascinating thing to me is that Phil Spector recorded the title song which is played over the Osterley Park sequence.. [Before and After #194: Lucille Ball]

Peace Sells … But Who's Buying?, save for the title song which is featured on the. [Xboxic]

Robin song is suited to cooler air, to mornings and evenings in spring and summer and the shorter day length later.. [Country diary: Wenlock Edge]

We showed a brand-new print of the film they wrote the title song for -- Jailhouse Rock and the film of the Broadway musical that celebrated their canon of songs Smoky Joe's Cafe.. [Martin Lewis: Is That All There Is? A Fond Farewell to Jerry Leiber]

We showed a brand-new print of the film they wrote the title song for -- Jailhouse Rock and the film of the Broadway musical that celebrated their canon of songs Smoky Joe's Cafe.. [Martin Lewis: Is That All There Is? A Fond Farewell to Jerry Leiber]

We showed a brand-new print of the film they wrote the title song for -- Jailhouse Rock and the film of the Broadway musical that celebrated their canon of songs Smoky Joe's Cafe.. [Martin Lewis: Is That All There Is? A Fond Farewell to Jerry Leiber]

We showed a brand-new print of the film they wrote the title song for -- Jailhouse Rock and the film of the Broadway musical that celebrated their canon of songs Smoky Joe's Cafe.. [Martin Lewis: Is That All There Is? A Fond Farewell to Jerry Leiber]

Song on Social Media

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chimmy_min
Chimmy_min
2019-06-22

@btsmultiverse: BWL GETS ITS 21ST WIN 🤪 A 2-MONTH OLD SONG WITH 21 WINS ALREADY ☺ NO LONG PROMOTION 🤠 IS THAT KPOPPIES CRY I HEAR #Boy…

Mihaela10976316
Mihaela10976316
2019-06-22

@Yoongs4Leyla: @lmsoftdrinks @9XOIndia @BTS_twt @halsey @Louis_Tomlinson "I LoVE BtS bUT thIs SOng SuCKs" 🤣 (Armys still voting!!! 💜) #…

lawrenma
Lawrenma
2019-06-22

@kblegendsxo: @levihummon This song is on repeat!! So so good

ZahraPew
ZahraPew
2019-06-22

@kchartsandstats: #BTS's 'Boy With Luv' broke the record of the song with the most music show wins (after 2000s) with 21 wins so far.…

shike_jnr
Shike_jnr
2019-06-22

Can someone please tell #yomaps and #bobbyeast yomapsyo bobbydaywalker That the season yanga song is nice? #music…

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  • Character4
  • Hyphenation song

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