Definition for song

noun as in melody sung or played with musical instrument

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Example Sentences

Nelson told the Sun Sentinel he will continue to use the Twisted Sister song, despite Snider’s criticism.

From Fortune

The ’90s cover band behind her struck up a song and a ribbon was cut with five pairs of oversize scissors.

For example, someone could ask their Internet-connected set-top box to play a song from their web-connected speaker.

From Fortune

The most popular songs appear to be getting a little less popular.

From Quartz

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.

From Vox

So here I am in my requisite Lululemon pants, grunting along to an old hip-hop song at a most ungodly hour.

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.”

So we picked out the song (“Rhiannon,” click here for video), and Deer Tick learned it.

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 song stopped abruptly, the music died away, there was an interval of silence no one broke.

"He 's getting well," thought Black Sheep, who knew the song through all its seventeen verses.

As Edna waited for her husband she sang low a little song that Robert had sung as they crossed the bay.


On this page you'll find 67 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to song, such as: air, anthem, aria, ballad, canticle, and carol.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.