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chantey

noun chan·tey \ˈshan-tē, ˈchan-\\ˈshan-\
plural chanteys or chanties or shanties

Definition of CHANTEY

:  a song sung by sailors in rhythm with their work

Variants of CHANTEY

chan·tey or chan·ty \ˈshan-tē, ˈchan-\ or shan·ty \ˈshan-\
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Origin of CHANTEY

modification of French chanter
First Known Use: 1856

Rhymes with CHANTEY

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