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American English: /sɔŋ/
British English: /sɒŋ/

Translation of song in Spanish:


  • 1 countable (piece) sing/give us a song!
    ¡cántanos una canción!
    ¡cántanos algo!
    to burst into song uncountable
    ponerse a cantar
    the Song of Songs, the Song of Solomon (Bible)
    el Cantar de los Cantares, el Cantar de Salomón
    to buy/sell something for a song [colloquial]
    comprar/vender algo por una bicoca [colloquial]
    sing 2 1
    Example sentences
    • Many households bought parlour pianos and needed music and songs to play and sing.
    • You will be required to sing a short song of your choice and demonstrate your acting skills on the day.
    • She would mention a word and I would have to sing an Elvis song with that word in it.
  • 2 uncountable (of bird) the song of the nightingale
    el canto del ruiseñor
    Example sentences
    • Males attract mates using song, iridescent plumage and dramatic display flights.
    • Learn how to use field marks, habitat, behavior, and song to identify birds.
    • The Winter Wren is a tiny woodland bird whose song is as elaborate as its plumage is drab.
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