from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. A past tense of sing.

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  • v. Simple past of sing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • imp. of sing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Preterit of sing.
  • To gather ginseng for the market.
  • n. An obsolete or dialectal (Scotch) form of song.
  • n. Blood: used in heraldry, in different combinations.
  • n. A Chinese musical instrument, consisting of a set of graduated bamboo tubes, which contain free reeds, inserted on a gourd with a mouthpiece, so that the reeds may be sounded by the breath.
  • n. Same as malignant anthrax (French sang de rate).
  • n. A reduction of ginseng. Also seng.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. North American woodland herb similar to and used as substitute for the Chinese ginseng


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