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1. Verse characterized by mechanical regularity of rhythm and rhyme.
2. A tediously repetitive rising and falling inflection of the voice.
Tediously repetitive in vocal inflection or rhythm.
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1. (Linguistics) an accent, metre, or intonation that is characterized by an alternately rising and falling rhythm, as in a person's voice, piece of verse, etc
2. (Music, other) Brit an informal session of singing, esp of popular or traditional songs
having a regular or monotonous rising and falling rhythm: a singsong accent.
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1. a monotonous, rhythmical rising and falling in pitch of the voice when speaking.
2. verse, or a piece of verse, that is monotonously jingly in rhythm and pattern of pitch.
3. Brit. a session of informal group singing; sing.adj.
4. monotonous in rhythm and in pitch.
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|Noun||1.||singsong - a regular and monotonous rising and falling intonation|
|2.||singsong - informal group singing of popular songs|
|Verb||1.||singsong - speak, chant, or declaim in a singsong|
|2.||singsong - move as if accompanied by a singsong; "The porters singsonged the travellers' luggage up the mountain"|
|Adj.||1.||singsong - uttered in a monotonous cadence or rhythm as in chanting; "their chantlike intoned prayers"; "a singsong manner of speaking"|
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A. ADJ [voice, tone] → cantarín
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
adj the singsong Welsh accent → der walisische Singsang; in his singsong voice → mit or in seinem Singsang
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
1. adj (tone) → cantilenante
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