sang

[ sang ]
/ sæŋ /

verb

simple past tense of sing.

Nearby words

  1. sane,
  2. sanely,
  3. sanfilippo's syndrome,
  4. sanford,
  5. sanforized,
  6. sang-froid,
  7. sangallo,
  8. sangamon,
  9. sangar,
  10. sangaree

Origin of sing

before 900; Middle English singen, Old English singan; cognate with Dutch zingen, German singen, Old Norse syngva, Gothic siggwan

Related forms
Can be confusedsign singsingeing singing

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British Dictionary definitions for sang

sang

1
/ (sæŋ) /

verb

the past tense of sing

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See ring 2

noun

a Scot word for song

sing

/ (sɪŋ) /

verb sings, singing, sang or sung

noun

informal an act or performance of singing
a ringing or whizzing sound, as of bullets

Derived Formssingable, adjectivesinging, adjective, noun

Word Origin for sing

Old English singan; related to Old Norse syngja to sing, Gothic siggwan, Old High German singan

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See ring 2

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