sing out

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of sing out

1 :to say or shout something loudly
  • If you need any help, just sing out.
  • The children sang out "good morning" to the teacher.
  • The crowd sang out insults.
2 :to sing something loudly
  • The singer stopped and the crowd sang out the rest of the chorus.

Word by Word Definitions

sing play
  1. : to produce musical tones by means of the voice

  2. : to utter words in musical tones and with musical inflections and modulations

  3. : to deliver songs as a trained or professional singer

  1. : a session of group singing

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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