|1.||[ verb ] (music) deliver by singing|
"Sing Christmas carols"
|Related terms:||interpret madrigal solmizate carol hymn troll music song singer song|
|2.||[ verb ] (music) produce musical tones with the voice|
"She was singing while she was cooking" "My brother sings very well"
|Related terms:||talk chant hum croon warble belt_out minstrel tweedle treble sing_along solmizate troll psalm descant_on vocalize solmizate place choir harmonize descant yodel music singing singer|
|3.||[ verb ] (music) to make melodious sounds|
"The nightingale was singing"
|Related terms:||utter birdcall|
|4.||[ verb ] make a whining, ringing, or whistling sound|
"the kettle was singing" "the bullet sang past his ear"
|Related terms:||go song|
|5.||[ verb ] divulge information or secrets; spill the beans|
|Synonyms:||talk blab let_the_cat_out_of_the_bag babble peach blab_out babble_out spill_the_beans tattle|
"Be careful--his secretary talks"
|Related terms:||keep_one's_mouth_shut disclose talk tattletale tattle talk|
|6.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 12947|