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chant

verb

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  1. 1 to utter in musical or drawn out tones the frustrated crowd at the rock concert started to chant, “We want the show to start!” Synonyms intonate, intone, sing Related Words bellow, belt, roar; chime, chorus

  2. 2 to produce musical sounds with the voice monks chanting fervently at matins Synonyms carol, sing, descant, vocalizeRelated Words belt, croon, harmonize, hum, lilt, quaver, scat, sharp, slur, trill, troll, warble, yodel; serenade


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