Idioms about song
Origin of song
OTHER WORDS FROM songsonglike, adjective
Words nearby song
Other definitions for song (2 of 2)
How to use song in a sentence
Nelson told the Sun Sentinel he will continue to use the Twisted Sister song, despite Snider’s criticism.Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider does not approve of anti-maskers using ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’|radmarya|September 17, 2020|Fortune
The ’90s cover band behind her struck up a song and a ribbon was cut with five pairs of oversize scissors.The Big Corporate Rescue and the America That’s Too Small to Save|by Lydia DePillis, Justin Elliott and Paul Kiel|September 12, 2020|ProPublica
For example, someone could ask their Internet-connected set-top box to play a song from their web-connected speaker.Amazon’s A.I. voice project gets help from Facebook, Dolby, and Garmin|jonathanvanian2015|September 9, 2020|Fortune
The most popular songs appear to be getting a little less popular.
All they want to do is play guitar, pass a history test, write a song, win a board game, make sure everyone is okay, and still be friends at the end of their lives.
So here I am in my requisite Lululemon pants, grunting along to an old hip-hop song at a most ungodly hour.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I still do find it a tremendously useful device to invent a character and have the character sing the song.
In 2012, as a 10th grader, Lean says he recorded his first legitimate song, “Hurt.”The Cult of Yung Lean: ‘I’m Building An Anarchistic Society From the Ground Up’|Marlow Stern|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So we picked out the song (“Rhiannon,” click here for video), and Deer Tick learned it.Deer Tick's John McCauley on Ten Years in Rock and Roll|James Joiner|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So this is Christmas, as the song goes, and what have we done?
At this moment the tinkling of a mule's bells, mingled with the song of the muleteer, came on the air.
Gushing waters thrilled the ears with the sweetness of an old familiar song.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
The song stopped abruptly, the music died away, there was an interval of silence no one broke.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
"He 's getting well," thought Black Sheep, who knew the song through all its seventeen verses.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
As Edna waited for her husband she sang low a little song that Robert had sung as they crossed the bay.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
British Dictionary definitions for song (1 of 2)
- a piece of music, usually employing a verbal text, composed for the voice, esp one intended for performance by a soloist
- the whole repertory of such pieces
- (as modifier)a song book
Derived forms of songsonglike, adjective
Word Origin for song
British Dictionary definitions for song (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with song
In addition to the idiom beginning with song
- song and dance
- for a song
- swan song