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hymns

noun
plural of hymn

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a religious song
  • our Sunday church services always open with a hymn

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2 a formal expression of praise
  • the documentary on the Shakers is essentially a hymn to the simple life

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hymns

verb
present tense third-person singular of hymn

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to proclaim the glory of
  • during the honeymoon following the inauguration, newspaper articles seemed to hymn the president's every move

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“Hymns.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hymns. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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