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British English: /sɪŋ/
American English: /sɪŋ/

Translation of sing in French:


transitive verb

  • also: prét sang pp sung
    (person) (song, note)
    to sing a role
    chanter dans un rôle
    to sing the part of…
    chanter dans le rôle de…
    to sing something to/for somebody
    chanter quelque chose à/pour quelqu'un
    sing him something
    chante-lui quelque chose
    to sing something in front of ou for an audience
    chanter quelque chose devant un public
    to sing somebody to sleep
    chanter pour endormir quelqu'un
    ‘Happy birthday!’ they sang
    ‘bon anniversaire!’ ont-ils chanté
    to sing somebody's praises
    chanter les louanges de quelqu'un

intransitive verb prét sang pp sung

  • 1
    (person) in dans to somebody à quelqu'un for somebody pour quelqu'un
    you can't sing
    tu ne sais pas chanter
    to sing well
    chanter bien
    to sing in/out of tune to sing in front of ou for an audience
    chanter devant un public
    to sing to an accompaniment
    chanter avec un accompagnement
    he sings about love
    il parle d'amour dans ses chansons
    she sang of her country
    sa chanson parlait de son pays
  • 2
    (bird, cricket, instrument, kettle)
    to make somebody's ears sing
    faire siffler les oreilles de quelqu'un
  • 3
    se mettre à table


to sing a different ou another song

Phrasal verbs

sing along

chanter en même temps
with que

sing out

1 sing out (sing loud)
(call out)
2 sing out [something] (shout)

sing up

chanter plus fort

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